Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Virtual Road Tour

If you are an innovator, entrepreneur, researcher, or small technology firm owner, don't miss your chance to learn about available funding, have a one-on-one virtual meeting with an expert, and connect with local assistance.

Slots are limited, so register now for sessions focusing on the following states:

  • North Carolina – Tuesday, September 15
  • South Carolina – Wednesday, September 16
  • Georgia – Thursday, September 1
  • Virginia – Friday, September 18

The national SBIR Road Tour connects entrepreneurs working on advanced technologies with the country’s largest source of early stage funding, the SBIR/STTR programs. Also known as America’s Seed Fund, the SBIR/STTR programs provide over $3 billion in funding to small businesses each year in a wide variety of technology areas. Tour events feature:

  • Success stories and tips
  • One-on-one meetings with federal program managers
  • Roundtable conversations with local resource partners
  • Assistance and resources

Experts from the USPTO’s Eastern Regional Outreach Office will offer presentation on USPO resources For more information, please contact

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