Apply for I-Trep program travel awards to 19th Annual NIH SBIR/STTR Conference

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The I-Trep program is excited to offer travel awards to the 19th Annual NIH SBIR/STTR Conference that is being held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin November 7-9, 2017. 

The national NIH SBIR/STTR meeting is very useful to learn how to write successful SBIR/STTR grant applications, SBIR/STTR grant requirements and reviews, FDA regulations, and other important topics. In addition, it provides great opportunities for networking with other entrepreneurs and small businesses, as well as meeting NIH Program Officers. Highly recommended!!! 

I-Trep program will cover registration and hotel fees for 3 individuals per state (Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Vermont). 

The application form is available at our website--see link below.  Applications should be submitted by email to   The deadline for the applications is September 15th. Applications will be reviewed by each state's designated reviewers and award notifications will be made by October 1st.  

Selection Criteria / Qualifications: 

  • Faculty and postdocs are eligible to receive this award.
  • Priority will be given to those considering the submission of an SBIR/STTR grant. 

Questions?  Contact Dr. Mercedes Rincon ( or Dr. Tina Thornton (