The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs award non-dilutive funding to small businesses to enable them to develop a technology and chart a path toward its commercialization.
The SBIR/STTR 101 is an overview session designed to help you decide whether the programs are right for your business and your novel product R&D efforts. This FREE course is offered on the 2nd Monday of each month.
SBIR/STTR funding is a great source of non-dilutive funding to pay for high risk, high payoff research and development of technologies that have the potential to be commercialized as novel products , services or processes.
MNSBIR, Inc. helps Minnesota startups and small businesses access millions from America’s Seed Fund – the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. America’s Seed Fund awards non-dilutive funding to develop your technology and chart a path toward commercialization. The federal government invests in your solution and gives you the freedom to run your business according to your vision.
In this 90-minute session, you will learn the basics about the programs and how to apply for funding. We’ll cover what you need to know to determine your readiness to start your SBIR journey. You will learn which federal agencies participate in the programs, the differences between the SBIR/STTR programs, how much funding at each phase, how to contact the federal agencies, conduct topic searches, and much more.
To register, please select one of the upcoming dates below.
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