GOVERNMENT GRANTS FOR TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT
For Small Business & Nonprofit Research Institutions
Fremont Main Library – Fukaya Meeting Room
Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs are the federal government’s largest R&D grant programs, aimed at joint venture opportunities of public/private sector partnerships for small businesses and nonprofit research institutions.
This seminar will provide an overview of the programs, qualifications and eligibility requirements for funding, how to search for solicitations, steps to preparing a proposal, and tips for improving your chances of receiving funding. Presented by Charles Eason, SBIR/STTR Specialist with Norcal Small Business Development Center Tech Futures Group, and President of OPTEMA Development Corporation.
Registration is required, please register at http://acsbdc.org/node/21560.
Sponsored by the City of Fremont, the Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC) and the Fremont Main Library, a Funding Information Network Partner of the Foundation Center.
The Fremont Main Library is now a Funding Information Network Partner of the Foundation Center. Our Grant Center is located on the 2nd Floor of the Fremont Main Library.
As a member of this nationwide network of libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit agencies, the Library provides visitors with free public access to grantmaker directories, books on fundraising and nonprofit management, and the Foundation Center’s electronic databases:
- Foundation Directory Online Professional
- Foundation Grants to Individuals Online
- Philanthropy Insight/Foundation Maps
The fully searchable databases include detailed profiles of all active U.S. foundations, as well as an extensive file of recent grants awarded by the nation’s top funders.
To learn more about Foundation Center resources available at this location, please talk with a staff member.
Connect with the Grant Resource Center: (510)745-1444
Gertrude Rooshan – Grant Center Librarian: firstname.lastname@example.org
Foundation Center: http://www.foundationcenter.org