Duquesne SBDC gets funding via CARES Act

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Here's how the money will be put to work to help small businesses deal with Covid-19 related challenges.

Local entrepreneur gets a boost from Small Business Development Center

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On an average day, Trina Worrell Benjamin handles invoices, returns calls and emails, directs a team of nearly a dozen employees and manages a client roster that has included big names like Rite Aid and Toys“R”Us. She admits her first steps into entrepreneurship were not easy. But with the help of…

Local entrepreneur gets a boost from Small Business Development Center

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Want to Commercialize your Technology? Learn How at the 2017 SBIR Workshop in Villanova

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Are you a small business owner or an entrepreneur in the technology sector looking for opportunities to fund development of an innovative technology? If you want to commercialize your technology, The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program can help.
As a highly competitive awards-based program, SBIR provides funding for innovators in small businesses through Federal Research/Research and Development. 
Discover the possibilities on Thursday, July 27th at Villanova University when during a free workshop where you will:
  • Receive information about upcoming SBIR funding opportunities from EPA, DOE and USDA
  • Hear tips from small businesses who were successful in receiving SBIR funding
  • Have an opportunity to meet one-on-one with agency representatives to discuss your concept or project
  • Hear from resource partners who can help you fine tune and prepare your SBIR proposal
  • Have an opportunity to network with other small businesses
If you are a for-profit technology and science based firm with less than 500 employees, this workshop is for you. 
For additional information and registration, click here.
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Date: July 27, 2017
Time: 8:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Price: No Cost
Location: Villanova University - Falvey Memorial Library
800 Lancaster Ave.
Villanova, PA 19085