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Biotechnology Meeting Grant

Maximum Award: 
$10,000

This grant promotes and supports national and/or international meetings which advance the understanding or application of biotechnology and focus national and international attention on the North Carolina scientific community.

Meetings must include attendees from North Carolina as well as a substantial presence of national and/or international participants. For example, a "traveling" meeting held in a different state or country each year and/or a NC based meeting with a large participation from the national or international biotechnology community.

Meetings must promote information sharing and personal interaction focused on life science research, education, or business.

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 non-profit organization planning a national or international meeting in North Carolina focusing on biotechnology or its related aspects.

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