Next steps: After you’ve won an SBIR/STTR award

You’ve won the award. Now what? If you are an SBIR applicant and you anticipate receiving an award, you will want to make sure you are prepared to accept government funding. Being prepared means you need to have thought about and set up policies and procedures for...

SBIR STTR Training Seminar

 BioGenerator SBIR/STTR Proposal Preparation Workshop The workshop will end with 1-on-1 assessments that allow competitive applications to receive free support for September 5 submission. If you have an idea you would like to share with us for the assessment, please...

SBIR/STTR Awards: Free Money?

We often hear, and say ourselves, that SBIR/STTR funding is “free” money. While the funds are non-dilutive, requiring no repayment, we should clarify that SBIR/STTR awards are certainly not a “gift”. When a grant has been awarded the recipient...

Using the DoD Topic Description to Do Your Homework

If you are interested in winning SBIR/STTR proposals from Department of Defense, you probably know the importance of talking to the Technical Point of Contact (TPOC) or Topic Author during the “open period” before you write your proposal*. You will want to ask any...