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Biotechnology Event Sponsorship

Maximum Award: 
$3,000

This popular Biotechnology Center grant promotes and supports events advancing the understanding or application of biotechnology to benefit North Carolina. 

Events must promote information sharing and personal interaction focused on life science research, education, or business.  See the BES Application Requirements and Instructions (below) for details.

Application Deadlines

Proposals are submitted according to quarterly deadlines as shown in the timetable below.

FY 2014-2015 Deadlines 

Event Date

Deadline - Proposal Must Be Received by:

July - September
Noon, June 11, 2014
October - December
Noon, September 10, 2014
January - March
Noon, December 10, 2014
April - June
Noon, March 11, 2015

If you have any questions about this deadline schedule, please contact the Program Manager.

Who May Apply

Any North Carolina-based nonprofit organization planning a conference, workshop or other event in North Carolina focusing on biotechnology or its related aspects.

When you have your proposal materials prepared, submit your application online.