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Webinar- Securing Funding For Life Sciences: SBIR And STTR Grant Basics


Join us Thursday, November 21st at 10AM PDT for a complimentary webinar, “Securing Funding for Life Science Companies: SBIR and STTR Grant Basics,” presented by Jerry Knotts, licensed, Registered Professional Engineer (PE), and mentor to Life Science companies.


This webinar will cover what you should know about the National Institute of Health SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) programs and how to use them to obtain grant funding. The standard preparation, review process and selection criteria for both will be discussed.

Watch to learn:

  • Difference between SBIR & STTR programs
  • Review Process for SBIR & STTR Research Grants
  • SBIR & STTR Grant Award Selection Criteria

Our Presenter

Jerry Knotts is a serial entrepreneur and coach who has worked with numerous entrepreneurs for over 30 years. He is President, California Coast Venture Forum, Inc., serves as a mentor with the LARTA Institute in support of the NIH-CAP (National Institute of Health - Commercialization Assistance Program) and other initiatives in Hi-Tech, BioTech, Medical Devices, and Pharma. Jerry holds a BSEE (Electrical Engineering) from The Penn State University; and an MBA from Auburn University.

Event Hosts

This educational event is hosted by SecureDocs, provider of a secure virtual data room for storing and sharing sensitive documents.


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