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Save The Dates: SBIR/STTR Info Sessions

Spartan Innovations and BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting are hosting two events this upcoming year for MSU faculty, post-docs, staff, and graduate students. Learn about federal STTR/SBIR grant programs and commercialization funding. Both of these events are free to MSU faculty, staff and students and lunch will be provided!


Lunch & Learn: Not All Grants are Created Equal!

Tuesday, February 23rd from 11:30am - 1pm

This event will focus on the transition from research grants to SBIR/STTR proposals. Don't assume they are one in the same! Andrea Johanson, PhD, will be presenting on their differences and how to be successful in SBIR/STTR. Don't miss this opportunity to gain the necessary knowledge for succeeding in these programs.

Register at: https://bbctraining22316.eventbrite.com

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Morning Session and Lunch & Learn: Intro to SBIR/STTR and Commercialization Planning

Wednesday, April 20th from 9am - 1:30pm

This second event will begin with a morning training session on SBIR/STTR eligibility, selecting the right agency, and components of a competitive proposal. Followed by a Lunch & Learn concentrated on the essentials of a credible commercialization plan. Lisa Kurek, with a background in biomedical technology and a nationally recognized trainer in grant-writing and commercialization will be presenting, making this an event you don't want to miss!

Register at: https://bbctraining42015.eventbrite.com

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