Federal SBIR and STTR: Are These the Right Grants for You?
60-Minute On-Demand Webinar. Available in CD, MP4, or PDF Transcript.

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As popular as they are, SBIR and STTR grants are not right for every applicant. As a matter of fact, NIH awards funding to only 1 in 9 applications. Further, the agency rejects many applications because the projects are not the type that usually receives such funding.

Don’t waste your time applying for grants that aren’t suitable for you. First, find out if SBIR and STTR are right for your project, and if so, learn the steps you need to follow before preparing your next application.

Key Webinar Take-Aways:

  • Separate the basic truths from the many myths that surround SBIR/STTR
  • Learn to accurately evaluate your probability for failure vs. success under these programs
  • Understand the differences between “competitive” applications and those that are simply “compliant”
  • Recognize important deal breakers — not just nuances that come into play with the agency
  • Discover resources available to support your serious efforts to pursue SBIR/STTR funding


  • CD with PDF Handouts — Reg. Price: $197 — Now: Only $129!
  • MP4 file with PDF Handouts — Reg. Price: $197 — Now: Only $129!
  • PDF Transcript with Handouts — Reg. Price: $197 — Now: Only $129!

Meet Your Presenter:

John Davis

John Davis serves as General Manager for the SBIR Resource Center (R)*, the nation’s leading provider of commercial business development resources to the SBIR/STTR community. Since its formation in 1993, the Center has directly aided more than 3000 entrepreneurial firms in the pursuit of SBIR & STTR financing and has served thousands more by working closely with numerous state and local economic development organizations to establish and operate effective, local SBIR outreach programs. Davis brings more than thirty years of progressive experience as a Technician, Research Engineer, R&D Program Manager, Professional Proposal Leader, Marketing/Business Area Director and C-level Executive (General Manager/COO for three firms, CEO of one) in leading technical organizations ranging from start-ups and small early stage companies, up to Fortune 200 multinational firms. He has directed the new business development, program acquisition, technical operations and hands-on program management of numerous technical projects ranging from small R&D efforts to developing and shepherding major systems through full test, evaluation and fielding under Federal funding. He has earned advanced degrees in both engineering and business administration. Mr. Davis is an active member of numerous professional and industry associations, including the APMP (Association of Proposal Management Professionals), IEEE and others. * the SBIR Center is an operating division JADE Research Corporation where John Davis is the CEO.