University of Southern California


SBIR/STTR Programs: Funding to Commercialize Innovative Technologies

Who Should Attend

Course is designed for new and established USC investigators who wish to submit a SBIR/STTR application. The objective is to educate investigators in the complete process of conceptualizing the proposal and structuring the application.

Course Description

Learn benefits and limitations, funding steps to prepare for the writing and submission processes.


Molly Schmid, Adjunct Professor, Lloyd Greif Center, Marshall School of Business
Michael Arciero, Director, Licensing, USC Stevens Center for Innovation


One 2 hour session. Offered once per semester.

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Course Registration

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