Launching into opportunity

Growing your business

Adjusting to change

Intellectual Property

If you’re a business owner looking to protect your invention through trademarking or patent protection, the Oregon SBDC can help. Our knowledgeable advisers can help you identify when a trademark or patent may be needed and offer support through resources from the United States Patent and Trademark (USPTO)

Assistance Applying for Federal Research & Development Grants

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) are competitive federal grant programs that award funding to small businesses that engage in research and development and have potential to commercialize new technologies. Through our partnership with VertueLab, we help bring innovative concepts to the marketplace.

Assistance with Grant Proposals

To be eligible, companies must have these qualifications: