1) BASIC PROPOSAL PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
A bulletized set of the general and administrative requirements for a compliant proposal at the target agency -- succinctly stated, easy to find rules all in one place for fast, easy reference.
2) BEFORE YOU BEGIN WRITING SECTION
Professional advice and specific direction on how to prepare for actually writing the application.
3) COMPLETE PROPOSAL TEMPLATE WITH DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS (fully customized to be agency & procurement specific)
This section, the heart of the product, contains a heavily annotated and completely formatted proposal outline. This arrangement allows the bidder to concentrate on writing, not on administration. It contains up to four classes of comments buried within each sections/paragraph: RULEs, HINTs and ADVICE:
You MUST follow the RULEs, you should pay close attention to the HINTs and you can do what you like with our ADVICE. NOTEs are just helpful information. ADVICE and HINTs to guide the forms and budget/cost proposal development are also included.
4) FINAL PRODUCTION AND PACKING INSTRUCTIONS
Detailed, step by step instructions on copying, collating, binding, packaging and shipping your proposal/grant request.
5) POWERFUL BUDGET DEVELOPMENT AND RESOURCE LEVELING TOOLS
Pre-formatted spreadsheet templates to aid in the collection and estimation of project costs are designed to allow you to breakdown the job into its various components and estimate each in detail, then easily sum up each part as well as the whole. Allows individual totals to be shown either at the direct cost level or loaded through Overhead and G&A (switchable in seconds). The SBIR-Advisor™ add-in includes budget development advice and an easy to use spreadsheet tool to guide the development of first time estimates of overhead and G&A structures.
6) SBIR-Forms™ ADD-IN PROGRAM
This program supports the on-screen completion and printout of completed forms using your computer system (requires a printer with 300 dpi resolution, or better).
The SBIR Center is now offering a double your money back SBIR success guarantee. on the SBIR-ToolKitTM.
The new SBIR-Forms™ now include powerful new forms tools for word processor users (no longer the hard, tedious job it used to be --> now you can do it the quick easy way right within you word processor. Graphics programs are no longer necessary if you use WordPerfect(R) or MSWord(R) word processors (and many others, too).