Need funding for a health-related technology?
Through the Small Business Innovation Research and the Small Business Technology Transfer programs, federal agencies award contracts and grants totaling about $2.3 billion annually to small businesses. More than $40 million was awarded to Alabama companies in 2012.
The Birmingham workshop, hosted by Birmingham Business Alliance, Alabama Launchpadand UAB, will target proposals specific to the National Institutes of Health SBIR/STTR Program. Participants will receive one-on-one writing assistance and proposal strategy from experts with decades of experience writing and reviewing SBIR/STTR proposals.
The workshop will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Birmingham Business Alliance, 505 20th St. North, Suite 200. The cost is $50. Learn more and register online at www.alabamalaunchpad.com/sbir.