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SBIR/STTR Workshop: Funding for Translating Research to the

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
9:00am – 4:00pm

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Cohen Auditorium, NIHB E02, 230 South Frontage Rd., New Haven

The Office of the Vice President for Research would like to announce an intensive, two-day SBIR/STTR workshop focused on proposal development, organized by Connecticut Innovations and the Yale Entrepreneurship Institute. Each year the SBIR/STTR federal program provides billions of dollars in non-dilutive grant funding to US small businesses to advance and commercialize game-changing technologies. Winning awards in this highly competitive federal program requires strategic proposals and a thorough understanding of the funding agencies’ goals. Nationally recognized SBIR/STTR expert Becky Aistrup will provide detailed instruction on developing competitive proposals for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Science Foundation (NSF), and Dept. of Defense (DoD) SBIR/STTR programs. NIH will be the primary focus. A representative from Connecticut Innovations will also share SBIR/STTR follow-on funding opportunities available through their organization. Substantial reference materials highlighting each day’s topics will be provided to help guide your future proposals. The workshop is free of charge and a light lunch will be provided. Wed., Feb. 17, 9am-4pm Thurs., Feb. 18, 9am-12pm Cohen Auditorium, NIHB E02, 230 South Frontage Rd., New Haven

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sbirsttr-workshop-funding-for-translating-research-to-the-market-tickets-20630818333

Contact:

Brita Belli, brita.belli@yale.edu

Office of the Vice President for Research (primary), Accelerate UConn, Connecticut Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, UConn Health Office of the Vice President for Research, UConn Master Calendar

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