2/25 Webinar: Understanding the NSF Structure when it Comes to SBIR/STTR Funding

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SBA Office of Investment and Innovation

Join the SBA, NSF & NCET2 for the next webinar installment with:

  • Peter Atherton, Program Director, NSF SBIR/STTR Program
  • Joe Hennessey, Senior Advisor, NSF SBIR/STTR Program

The webinar will take place Wednesday February 25th from 1:00PM-2:30PM EDT.  

About the SBIR/STTR Webinar Series

This monthly webinar series will explore topics relevant to the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Technology Transfer Research (STTR) programs. It will also discuss how researchers and small businesses can use this funding source. The series will begin with an overview of the program and its implementation at the participating agencies. On some webinars, winners of the prestigious Tibbetts Award who have successfully brought their SBIR/STTR technologies to market will share their stories and tips on how they progressed from SBIR/STTR seed funding to commercialization. The series also will include several webinars highlighting how large corporations can partner with SBIR/STTR awardees to integrate SBIR funded technologies into their supply chain. Other relevant and interesting topics pertaining to the SBIR/STTR program will also be discussed throughout the series.

Who should participate in the webinar?

These webinars are open to anyone interested in how universities and industry can seek funding for their innovative research and commercialization efforts . This can include small business enterprises, entrepreneurs, university chief research officers, directors of economic development, corporate business development directors and academic liaisons, university professors and corporate researchers.

Participant Instructions

The web conference is scheduled to begin at 1:00PM Eastern Time on February 25th, 2015. You may register for the web conference by clicking

Webinar Registration: http://center.ncet2.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=690

Finally, if you’ve missed our previous SBIR webinars you can find slides and recordings here.

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions for this or future webinars, feel free to reach out to Nagesh Rao at nagesh.rao@sba.gov & please visit www.sbir.gov for more exciting information! Follow us on Twitter via @sbagov #SBIR #USAInnovates #SeedtheFuture