The Applicant Assistance Program (AAP) is a free 10-week NIH program that supports businesses that have not received NIH SBIR/STTR funding before, through mentoring and customized assistant.
- Commercialization Support
- Writing Tips
- Success Rates
- SBIR/STTR Benefits
- Lean Startup
- Agency Specific
- SBIR Support
- Client Success
- Our Team
- Ideadvance Seed Fund
- Business Impact
- UW System
- SBIR Advance
- CTC Sparks
- SBIR Ready
- Wisconsin Tech Council
- Economic Development
- Go Global
All Blog Posts
CDMRP diversifies research funding through DoD
This spring the Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) released their FY23 pre-application and application deadlines for open funding opportunities.
2023 Governor’s Business Plan Contest: Ideas from 16 of the 26 finalists
Twenty-six entries representing sectors such as health care, cleantech, education, software and innovations in products or services are competing in the finalist round of the 20th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest.
Review considerations when writing DoD funding applications
When applying for Department of Defense Air Force open topics, it’s most important to consider who you’re writing for.
SBIR Proposals That Stand Out in the Crowd: 7 Golden Rules
This is not a rigorous treatise on proposal writing or Grantsmanship 101.
Sell Your Team Through Your Biographical Sketch
Why should an SBIR/STTR agency hire your company? While you may have a really innovative technology, it will be your team that does the work.
Preparing an Easy to Read Proposal
Making your proposal easy to read An often overlooked aspect of an SBIR proposal involves neglecting to realize your reviewers are people who have to wade through a slew of proposals quickly and efficiently.
Top 5 Missteps for New Lean Startup Practitioners
Lean Startup can focus your efforts towards the most immediate, critical goals for your business.
Where/How to start writing your SBIR/STTR Proposal
Ok relax and breathe. 1. Read through the solicitation and proposal preparation instructions quickly.
How will federal changes affect your research spending?
We have recently become aware of a Federal tax change that will affect how you are able to expense research spending.