The Montana Innovation Partnership powered by TechLink offers training and workshops to help Montana’s tech-entrepreneurs learn about SBIR/STTR programs, intellectual property, market research high-tech innovations, and how to prepare well-crafted and persuasive SBIR/STTR proposals.
In addition to frequent interactive webinars about SBIR here are a few of our recurring courses. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be notified of upcoming sections.
NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Writing Labs
Our 3 week, 6 class NIH Phase I proposal preparation bootcamp led by Christie Bell is designed for researchers and small businesses actively planning to submit to a near-term NIH deadline. Participants will be instructed on all aspects of preparing a competitive NIH Phase I proposal. Invited guest lecturers include SBIR/STTR awardees, reviewers, and NIH SBIR program managers. Follow on counseling and proposal reviews will be provided by MTIP consultants and partners.
Market Research for early-stage technology researchers and inventors
Our half-day market research w
SBIR Cost Proposals and Government Accounting
In this interactive course led by Jim Greenwood, we demystify SBIR budgets and review how to keep records to the government’s satisfaction when you win an SBIR award.
NSF SBIR/STTR Phase I Proposal Labs
In this 4-week/8-session course, we’ll help you break down your preparation schedule, focus on the expectations, write a clear, compelling project scope and commercial plan, develop an accurate, allowable budget, and more.