2012.09.18 > For Immediate Release
contact: Charley Reed - University Relations
phone: 402.554.2129 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
NBDC to Host Proposal Preparation Workshop Oct. 31, Nov. 1
Omaha - The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC), a department of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO), will present a special workshop on how to solicit support from federal agencies. The workshop runs from Wednesday, Oct. 31 to Thursday, Nov. 1 at the Thompson Alumni Center on the UNO campus.
The workshop will cover all aspects of proposal preparations and submissions for organizations like the Department of Defense (DOD), Department of Energy (DOE), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Specific topics during the two-day workshop include understanding the different agency systems, how to target your proposal for a specific agency, how to create a budget that will achieve the most support and the importance of timing your proposal effectively.
Representatives from BBC Entrepreneurial Training and Consulting will be presenting at the sessions, which run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. both days. Admission to each day of the workshop, which includes continental breakfast, lunch and informational materials, is $35.
Registration must take place online at http://www.nbdc.unomaha.edu/SBIRworks, but payments can be made over the phone at 402.554.2521 or by check the day of the event.
The workshop is supported by UNO College of Business Administration, U.S. Small Business Administration, U.S. Commercial Services, Nebraska Advantage and U.S. Small Business Administration.
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