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Friday, October 23 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
National Science Foundation Workshop - Practical Fundraising Tips from America's Seed Fund LIMITED

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Join us for an informative workshop by Erik Pierstorff, Program Director of NSF's Seed Fund, to explore how your company can benefit from the NSF network and funding opportunities.

  • OFFICE HOURS: Erik will also be available for private office hours, [sign up here].

About NSF
Overview: The National Science Foundation (NSF) awards more than $200 million annually to startups and small businesses, transforming scientific discovery into products and services with commercial and societal impact.

Startups working across almost all areas of science and technology can receive up to $1.5 million in non-dilutive funds to support research and development (R&D), helping de-risk technology for commercial success. America’s Seed Fund is congressionally mandated through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.

The NSF is an independent federal agency with a budget of about $8.1 billion that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. For more information, visit seedfund.nsf.gov.The National Science Foundation

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Erik Pierstorff

SBIR/STTR Program Director, National Science Foundation
Erik Pierstorff joined the NSF as Program Director in November 2019. Prior to NSF, he was Chief of Operations and led Research and Development at O-Ray Pharma, where he focused on integrating biology and biomedical engineering for the goal of drug development and sustained drug delivery... Read More →

Friday October 23, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT