Pre-Submission Review Panels

Pre-Submission Expert Panel Reviews

This free service helps clients increase their potential for federal funding approval. Our multidisciplinary panels mimic the federal agency’s review process and taps reviewers with experience in SBIR/STTR funding, technology commercialization and/or technical expertise. Our goal is to provide you with actionable recommendations regarding your draft ahead of your SBIR/STTR submission deadline. This is intended to be a high-level review of proposals in final draft form.

Review Panel Format:

  1. Clients register for the appropriate review panel event (see registration links below).
  2. Proposals are emailed to CTC ( and ).
  3. Proposals are sent to our panel of expert reviewers. CTC includes confidentiality measures to protect your idea.  
  4. Reviewers and CTC reconvene to discuss proposals and provide feedback. Clients DO NOT attend review.
  5. Review results are emailed to clients with notes from CTC.

 

Pre-Submission Expert Panel Reviews

This is a free service we offer to our clients to increase their potential for federal funding approval. These multidisciplinary review panels are assembled to review proposals, discuss comments and provide recommendations regarding draft proposals that are submitted by CTC clients planning to apply for SBIR/STTR funding. Reviewers bring experience in SBIR/STTR funding, technology commercialization and/or technical expertise. This is intended to be a high-level review of proposals in final draft form.

Upcoming Reviews

Do you plan to submit an SBIR/STTR proposal for the April 5, 2017 NIH deadline?  Please consider participating in our mock panel review.  to indicate your interest in this panel review event. Please reference the following important dates below:

Noon on March 15, 2017  * Registration powered by the Small Business Development Center

Draft proposals due to CTC:  Noon on March 15, 2017.  Email proposals directly to AND.

Review results to clients:  March 24, 2017

Please contact Dr. Todd Strother at (608) 890-1015 or for participation information.

 


Learn more about our new program, SBIR Labs: Grant Writer In Training.

Apply your expertise to new WI scientific ventures while also gaining practical experience in SBIR and federal grant writing skills and strategies. As a Writer-in-Training, the CTC will train you on the basics of SBIR proposal construction including basic strategies in technology commercialization. and contact Dr. Todd Strother at (608) 890-1015 or for participation information.