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How It Works

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Meet With Us

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Meet with us so we can answer your questions about NASA SBIR/STTR and to see if this is an opportunity for you.

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You will commit 8-weeks of intensive training on how to submit your idea for NASA SBIR/STTR proposal. We will help you to make the necessary connections with NASA centers.

Submit your idea to see if it’s a good match for NASA SBIR/STTR funding.

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Topic Match Up

Matchmaking of your idea/capabilities with NASA BAA topics.

If your company’s capabilities respond to NASA’s needs, you will be selected to participate in our accelerator.

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Proposal Submission

Submit your proposal (targeted submission by January 2022). You will remain a part of the KSEF accelerator family.

Submit an application to be considered to the accelerator cohort. We will be in contact with you to ask you a few questions and discuss the best fit for your innovation.

We are here to help you navigate this and other SBIR/STTR opportunities.

Countdown to Submit Idea

Applications Due: September 15

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Meet The Team
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Maria Labreveux
KSEF Executive Director

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Kris Kimel
Co-Founder at Space Tango


Kristine McNiel

KY Innovation Project Manager