Customer discovery is an important step on the way to commercialization. Learn the four steps of customer discovery. 🔍
Do not waste valuable time applying for #funding that is ill-fitted for your organization! Do your research! 👓 📖
The Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) program is a federal grant opportunity released annually to fund high-risk, innovative research and development programs. […]
There are several common barriers to funding that #smallbusinesses commonly face.🚧🚦⛓ Do you know what they are?
#NSF offers the highest success rate of all 11 #SBIR participating agencies. It also has a rolling deadline making it a great target for your first federal grant. 🧪 🧫 🧬
The #HHS #SBIR is one of the highest funded and thusly most frequently awarded of the 11 #SBIR agencies. 💉 💊
The #DOE #SBIR has a success rate of only 13%. This means of all submitted proposals, only 13% result in an award. 💡
The #DOD #SBIR has one of the highest success rates of all agencies awarding thousands of proposals per fiscal year. 📡
There is no such thing as “free money”, there are however great opportunities for grants in the private and federal space. 💴
Thinking of applying for SBIR? No certifications will speak to the proficiency of your grant professional, but GPA membership is a great indicator of professionalism and high ethical standards.