Media Advisory: Grant Writing Workshop Helps Small Businesses Development Winning Proposals

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 in News

Hawaii Technology Development Corporation
Media Advisory: January 22, 2018

Grow your ideas at this informative workshop, designed to help companies prepare grant proposals for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program. This federally funded program provides companies with grant funding, enabling them to form ideas from proof of concept to the marketplace. Initial grant funding is $100,000 to $1,000,000 for advanced research.

WHAT:
Grant Writing Workshops for Small Business Proposals

WHEN:
Wednesday, Jan. 24
9 a.m. – Noon
Registration at 8:30 a.m.

WHERE:
Manoa Innovation Center, MIC Ideation Room #160
2800 Woodlawn Drive, Honolulu 96822

COST: $15

BACKGROUND:

Learn how to select the right SBIR/STTR topic. Receive tips on developing your proposal, and discover how to plan, write and submit a strong, winning SBIR and STTR grant proposals. Workshop leader Bob Mon, of AECOM Honolulu, has more than 10 years of experience in developing and submitting hundreds of SBIR and STTR proposals to help small tech companies gain funding.

Registration is required; please RSVP by Jan. 23 at sbirwriting.eventbrite.com or contact sbir@htdc.org. Light refreshments will be provided. This event is sponsored by INNOVATE Hawaii, a program of the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation.

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About HTDC (Hawaii Technology Development Corporation)
HTDC is a state agency, attached to the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT). HTDC’s mission is to facilitate the development and growth of Hawaii’s high technology industry. HTDC is providing capital, building infrastructure and developing talent to foster innovation and diversify Hawaii’s economy. HTDC’s 80/80 Initiative is to create 80,000 new tech and innovation jobs that will provide high paying jobs for Hawaii residents.

Media Contacts:

Robbie Melton
Hawaii Technology Development Corporation
Office: (808) 539-3615
Website: www.htdc.org

Alyssa Amasol
Anthology Marketing Group
(808) 539-3437