In-Person Training

 NIH SBIR/STTR Grant Writing Workshop

At Medical College of Wisconsin

8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226

Hub for Collaborative Medicine

Room A5520/A5628, 5th Floor

January 17, 2019 from 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

During this workshop, sponsored by the MCW Office of Technology Development, a Technology Consultant from Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC), will cover all aspects of writing NIH SBIR/STTR grants including:  

  •  Is SBIR/STTR a fit for me?
  •  Understanding what SBIR/STTR reviewers are looking for
  •  Getting Started with Aims and Significance
  •  Step-by-step guidance on preparing key sections of your proposal
  •  NIH Tips, Do’s and Don’ts
  •  Support options available before, during and after an SBIR/STTR award.

Who should attend:

  • Anyone interested in grant writing as a skill
  • Anyone planning on submitting an SBIR/STTR proposal in the next 12 months
  • Individuals interested in learning enough about the program to determine if they are interested in pursuing future submissions
  • Individuals supporting SBIR/STTR applicants and companies including financial managers, business managers, other administrative personnel

Why you should attend:

  • National averages for NIH SBIR proposal funding are around 17% BUT CTC clients are funded at a rate two to three higher than that national average
  • CTC support and assistance is FREE to Wisconsin businesses
  • Tapping $2.5B in seed funding is possible and game-changing