Upcoming Trainings & Events

Washington APEX Accelerator

Meet the SBIR Agency: EPA

9:00 - 10:30 am

June 12, 2024


No Fee

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SBIR Program Manager April Richards will be giving Washington State innovators an overview of the EPA SBIR/STTR program and will be available to answer questions regarding the upcoming release.

This presentation will be of interest to innovators who are seeking R&D funding in the areas of:

Climate Change                                             Emergency Response

Land, Waste and Cleanup                             Greener Living

Chemicals, Toxics and Pesticides                Water Topics

The Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) provides seed money to small businesses who are developing new technologies that might be of interest to federal agencies. This training is for small businesses, resource partners or economic development organizations who would like to know more about SBIR funding.


  • Brief overview of the SBIR program – presented by Kate Hoy, Washington State APEX Accelerator SBIR/STTR Advisor
    General overview of the SBIR/STTR program. Learn about the funding, who is eligible, and what Washington State resources are available to help with the application process.
  • Deeper Dive into the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SBIR Program – presented by April Richards, SBIR Program Manager
    A look at the EPA program as well as a review of the upcoming solicitation  

For more information visit the EPA SBIR Website

Contact for More Information:

Kate Hoy