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NSF Program Overview & Planning the Project

Wed 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

Find out if your R&D project qualifies for funding through the National Science Foundation's SBIR/STTR program and learn how to lay the groundwork for your project. In this virtual training, we’ll discuss what makes the NSF SBIR/STTR program unique, the steps needed to get your proposal started, best practices for preparing a Project Pitch, and developing key elements of the full proposal and budget.

Join us for this workshop that will help get you on the road to NSF SBIR/STTR submission and funding!

Note: Zoom link will be sent out the week before the webinar.

Speaker(s): About the Presenter: Amanda Barnhart Amanda Barnhart joined BBCetc as Principal Consultant in 2020 after serving as the Director of Business Development and Regulatory Affairs for a Michigan manufacturing facility producing medical isotopes for cancer therapy. In addition to her directorial responsibilities, Amanda worked as a nuclear engineer, project manager, and program manager to secure over $60 million in Department of Energy, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and private investor funds. Her grant writing and negotiation skills have won over 30 Phase I, Phase II, and Phase III contracts through the SBIR/STTR program and she has managed the post-award administration process for five universities and six national laboratories. Amanda secured three licenses and 20 amendments from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and established facility registration and Drug Master Files with the Food and Drug Administration.

Co-Sponsor(s): BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting BBCetc is nationally recognized for its success in helping emerging companies win SBIR/STTR funding and use it strategically to propel growth. BBCetc’s Michigan clients have been awarded over $425 million in funding since 2002. The company was recently named a 2020 Tibbetts award winner as well as one of 50 “Michigan companies to watch” by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. / 734.930.9741 / / @BBC_etc

Fee: No Cost