There are numerous events and deadlines for science and tech companies to keep in mind this fall.
Thursday, September 2: Due date for solicitations for proposals to USDA 2011 SBIR. Visit www.nifa.usda.gov/funding/rfas/sbir_rfa.html
Due date for solicitations for proposals to NASA 2010 SBIR/STT. Visit www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&tab=core&id=1c18ed037a13ae8c94c1d5ea014d9ceb&_cview=0
Wednesday, September 15: Due date for solicitations for proposals to DoD SBIR 2010. Visit www.acq.osd.mil/osbp/sbir/solicitations
Tuesday, September 21: Venture Association of New Jersey will host Frank Graziano, managing partner at angel investment firm Golden Seeds, on “Value Drivers and the Entrepreneur’s Dilemma” at the Marriott Hanover Whippany. Cost: $60. Visit www.vanj.com.
Thursday, September 23: New Jersey Technology Council’s Clean Energy Summit will take place at Princeton Plasma Physics Lab in Plainsboro from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The summit brings together leaders in the emerging industries of energy conservation, climate control, and renewable energy sources from the entire mid-Atlantic region. Cost: $120. Visit www.njtc.org/events/green10/home.html
Friday, October 15: Half-day SBIR/ STTR and Proposal Writing seminars through the SBDC at Rutgers begin at the NJEDA Commercialization Center in North Brunswick. A two-day program is planned for November 18 and 19 at the NJIT Enterprise Development Center in Newark, subject to the availability of funding.
The NJ Entrepreneurial Network asks “Is it better to start a new business or buy an existing company?” during its morning workshop at the Princeton Marriott
EisnerAmper and Lowenstein Sandler host “Secrets of Winning SBIR/STTR Proposals” with Randy Harmon at the EDA Commercialization Center in North Brunswick. Cost: $60. Visit www.NJSBDC.com/SciTech
Monday, November 8: Due date for NIH/CDC SBIR 2011 Phase I Contract solicitations.
Also due date for NIH/CDC SBIR 2011 Phase I Contract solicitations. Visit http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/sbir.htm
Wednesday, November 17: Due date for Public Health Service/NIH, CDC, FDA, ACF SBIR/STTR 2010 and NSF STTR 2011 solicitations. Visit www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?WT.z_pims_id=5527&ods_key=nsf10590