Get an introduction to America’s Largest Seed Fund: U.S. Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program.
Do you have an innovative tech idea but no money for research and development (R&D)? You might be surprised to learn that the Federal government spends $2.5 billion annually in the forms of grants and contracts for small businesses to work with agencies on projects from the Department of Defense all the way down to the Environmental Protection Administration. The SBIR/STTR Program is intended to encourage domestic small businesses to engage in high-growth R&D.
Join us for an informative session to learn more about this grant opportunity for your innovative tech idea!
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Multnomah County Library - Hillsdale
1525 SW Sunset Boulevard
Portland, OR 97239
Did you know that the federal government wants to award at least 23% of the $500 billion it spends annually to small businesses?
In addition to the 23% goal, there are additional targets for disadvantaged, woman-owned, HUBZone and service disabled veteran owned small businesses. This workshop will cover federal certification eligibility requirements, certification benefits as well as the process of how to get certified. Topics include:
Join the SBA Portland District Office at this workshop to learn if government contracting certification is right for your business.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
North Portland Library
512 N Killingsworth Street
North Portland Meeting Room
Portland, OR 97217
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