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How to Write a Competitive SBIR/STTR Proposal (Part I)

On Demand
Until Sep 21
Facilitated by Central Mountain SBDC
Topic: Technology

Writing a competitive and responsive proposal for an SBIR/STTR grant can be a challenging and lengthy process, but proposal preparation is a valuable skill. This three-part series will help prepare you for the greatest likelihood of success in securing funding to engage in innovative research while growing your business. In Part I of this series, we will cover selecting topics, preparing to write the proposal by getting the proper registrations in place for your business, building a team, and overall proposal planning. Presented by Stephanie Amend, Arrowhead Solutions, LLC and our local Central SBDC counselor

Speaker(s): Stephanie Amend is the Founder of Arrowhead Solutions, LLC; a full-service solutions provider for government contractors. It was founded in 2009 with the goal of providing companies with the extra knowledge and manpower they need to succeed in the world of government contracting and start-up culture. Specializing in capture management, proposal preparation, contract management, subcontracts, and compliance, as a company, Arrowhead provides skill sets not commonly available to many smaller government contractors. Stephanie also provides business coaching for start-ups, teaming and partnering consulting and growth strategy sessions. Arrowhead Solutions is headquartered in Colorado; however, Arrowhead reaches clients nationwide. Stephanie is a Level II Certified Acquisition Professional and possesses a BSA and an MBA. As a member of the small business community, Stephanie sits on the Salida Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, is an advisor for the Small Business Development Centers of Colorado and the former President of the Board of Directors for the Denver Chapter of the National Contract Management Association. With a passion for entrepreneurship, Stephanie has also founded (and still currently manages) two other active businesses, and is also a speaker, expert witness, author, coach, mom, ultra-runner and competitive mountain biker.

Co-Sponsor(s): Chaffee, Lake & Park Counties, Central Mountain SBDC, West Central SBDC and Northwest Colorado SBDC.

If you have any trouble viewing this on-demand workshop please call Jamie at 719-221-0374 or email

Fee: $ 10.00

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