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NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Preparation Webinar by

May 26, 2021 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

$25 – $75

NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Preparation

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

This workshop is a must if you are considering an NIH submission. In addition to up-to-date information on the SBIR/STTR programs, you’ll receive detailed instruction on developing a competitive proposal for the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) SBIR/STTR program. Expect to learn:

-Registration process necessary for submission
-Strategies for targeting your proposal to meet the reviewers’ expectations
-How to approach each section of the proposal
-Common pitfalls and how to avoid them, and more!



-9:00am ABCs of SBIR/STTR and Overview of NIH program – Megan Varnum, Ph.D. — Reviewing registrations necessary for submission, strategies for targeting your proposal to meet the reviewers’ expectations, what your company needs to be competitive, and more!

-10:30am 10-15-minute break

-10:45am NIH Proposal Prep Essentials Part 1 – Megan Varnum, Ph.D. — Going over review criteria and what should be included in Specific Aims. How does that relate to your Research Strategy?

-12:15pm 30-minute lunch break

12:45pm NIH Proposal Prep Essentials Part 2 – Andrea Johanson, Ph.D. — Facilities and Other Resources, Biosketches, and Budgets.

-2:15PM: Writing NIH AIMS – Amir Rahbar, NCI

-2:15pm Final Q&A


-Virginia Based Small Co’s & Va. Based University, $25 per person;
-All Others $75 per person


May 26, 2021
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
$25 – $75
Event Category:




Center for Innovative Technology
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