- Learn about the topics of interest to USDA’s SBIR programs.
- Stay updated on recent USDA changes and procedures.
- Network with other peers interested in SBIR funding.
USDA SBIR funding opportunities
Ms. Mary Ann Rozum, Program Leader with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will be doing a presentation about the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant funding opportunity with the USDA. After the presentation, Ms. Rozum will be available for one-on-one meetings with small businesses interested in USDA SBIR funding. In addition, there will be a FREE networking lunch with a panel discussion about resources available in the State for Technology commercialization.
Anyone interested in learning more about USDA's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR), including small business owners, researchers, state and local government representatives, and academics are welcome.
For accessing USDA SBIR FY15 Solicitation: http://www.nifa.usda.gov/funding/rfas/sbir_rfa.html
Attend this Workshop to:
8:00 to 10 am – Presentation
10:30 to 11:30 am – Networking event among researchers/entrepreneurs/service providers
Noon to 1:00 pm – Panel about State Resources for technology Commercialization
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm – One-on-one meetings with Ms. Rozum