Posts Tagged ‘SBIR Road Tour’

Highlights from the Arkansas SBIR Road Tour

April 20th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

Innovative Arkansas entrepreneurs had the unique opportunity April 19 to meet directly with federal agency representatives from the Small Business Innovation Program. About 65 entrepreneurs attended the event, with several driving in from Jonesboro, Alma, Fort Smith, Fayetteville, and Russellville. The Tour Little Rock was part of the national SBIR Road Tour’s South East leg. SBA Administrator Maria […]

The 2016 SBIR Road Tour will visit 15 states, and Arkansas is the first stop. The nationwide tour is coming to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Tuesday, April 19, to promote the federal Small Business Innovation Research program. SBIR and its sister Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) provide $2.5 billion annually to […]

SBIR Road Tour: Getting to Know the Agencies

March 23rd, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

(Third in a series) The 2016 Arkansas SBIR Road Tour will feature representatives from nine federal agency components: Department of Agriculture Department of Energy Department of Homeland Security National Aeronautics and Space Administration National Institutes of Health National Science Foundation Department of the Navy Department of the Air Force Missile Defense Agency The agencies have […]

SBIR Road Tour: What’s a Quad Chart?

March 9th, 2016 by Sarah Ricard

(Second in a series) After you register for the upcoming Arkansas SBIR Road Tour, you will need to complete a quad chart if you want to meet one-on-one with agency program managers at the event. For SBIR purposes, a quad chart is a tool SBIR program managers use in their initial evaluation of an application. “Quad” refers to the chart’s […]

SBIR Road Tour: Who Should Attend and Why

February 24th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

(First in a series) On April 19, the 2016 national SBIR Road Tour will come to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The event, hosted by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center, will bring leaders of the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer competitive funding programs to our state to meet with […]

The 2016 SBIR Road Tour will visit 15 states, and the first stop will be Arkansas. The nationwide tour comes to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Tuesday, April 19. The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center will host the free event, set for 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Reynolds […]