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NIH SBIR/STTR: Proposal Development / Commercialization Strategy / Resources Overview

October 19, 2021 1:00 PM to October 19, 2021 4:30 PM (ET)
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We are pleased to be offering a virtual, 2-part training session focused on NIH SBIR/STTR proposal preparation on the afternoons of October 19 and 26. This year’s NIH event is a joint partnership between the SBTDC, UNC and Duke and is open to all, no matter your affiliation.

This no-cost event will help university researchers and small tech companies dial into the NIH SBIR/STTR programs and help make them more competitive when submitting a Phase 1 proposal for the next submission deadlines in early 2022.

Session #1:
Tuesday, October 19th | 1:00 - 4:30PM

SBIR/STTR Federal Funding Program Overview
Presenter: John Ujvari, SBTDC

Getting Started with an SBIR/STTR Proposal
- Confirming that your project is ready for SBIR/STTR
- Identifying institutes
- Scientific review group

Preparation Before you Start to Write
- Review grant application package
- Prepare initial outline of budget
- Organize team - who are the important players to have on board
- Letters of support

Conflict of Interest – University Perspectives
UNC Office of Technology Commercialization
Duke University

Defining the Content of a Phase 1 Proposal – Specific Aims
Rachel Burton, SBTDC
John Ujvari, SBTDC

University Spin-out Panel: Successful Transitions from Academic to SBIR/STTR funding
SBIR/STTR Awardees that have spun out of Universities
Moderator – Nicole Schwerbrock, SBTDC

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