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Bio & Health Tech SBIR Impact NYC

A competitive one-on-one SBIR/STTR application assistance program for life sciences and healthcare technology ventures based in New York City.

 

Small Business Innovation Research

Through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs, 11 federal agencies award over $2.3 billion in non-dilutive grants and contracts annually. These programs provide critical early-stage funding for R&D in a small business setting.

What is SBIR Impact NYC?

An initiative of NYCEDC and the City of New York, SBIR Impact NYC is designed to enhance the competitiveness of SBIR/STTR proposals among NYC-based life sciences and healthcare technology companies. The program features:

  • Introductory workshops and webinars open to the public.
  • 20 hrs. of one-on-one assistance for each of 20 select companies actively preparing SBIR/STTR proposals. 

Overview of Application Process:

Interested participants should submit an online application by one of three deadlines: January 10, April 11 and Sept 3. 

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Application DeadlineJan 15Apr 11Sept 3
Participants Notified byJan 22Apr 23Sept 17

Applicants will be asked to participate in an assessment call with our Program Team to discuss eligibility and interest in submitting an SBIR/STTR application. Once 20 companies are selected, a waiting list will be established and additional companies may be accepted based on availability.

In addition to receiving 20 hours of expert assistance, selected participants will be expected to participate in one of our Intensive Training workshops. 

Learn more at www.sbirnyc.com.

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