WBC Intro to America’s Seed Fund 8/11/23

This webinar will present an overview of the Federally funded Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) programs, commonly known as “America’s Seed Fund”.  The program awards over $4B annually to small, US based companies to perform early stage R&D.  The goal of SBIR is to commercialize or transition new, innovative technology to meet the needs of the funding agency.  11 Federal agencies participate, including DOD, NASA, Dept of Energy, National Science Foundation, NIH, Dept of Transportation, EPA, USDA, Homeland Security, Education, NOAA and NIST.  Learn about how each agency participates, funding levels available, solicitation cycles, commercialization goals, and more.  Attendees will also learn about VIPC’s SBIR support program available to Virginia based companies.  Session if funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement between VIPC and the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Join us, virtually, for this informative session! Webinar link and details provided upon registration.
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This workshop is made possible by the generous contribution of time and expertise by a CBP volunteer. Please respect our volunteer’s time by arriving on time. If you are unable to attend the class, please notify us promptly.

The Women’s Business Center is funded at the Community Business Partnership through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Friday, August 11, 2023
10:30 am-11:30 am

COST: $0


Zoom details will be provided upon registration.


Questions?  See our FAQs page or contact Sheina Waddell, Training Coordinator at (703) 768-1440 or email at sheina@cbponline.org


The Community Business Partnership is an equal opportunity service provider, lender, and employer.

Speaker: Robert Brooke

Meet Robert Brooke

“Those who know, do. Those that
understand, teach.”

Community Business Partnership of Springfield, VA