Small Business Scholarship Program 2017

Thanks to Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation's International Division BioForward is able to provide Small Business scholarships to BIO 2017 and other shows based on biohealth company need.  If there are shows that your organization would be interested in attending and would like to seek scholarship support for please contact

Small Business Scholarship funding is provided through the support of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and is a benefit of BioForward membership.  A dollar match will need to be provided to BioForward for this grant.

If your company is selected for a scholarship, BioForward will charge a $300 participation fee per person in order to guarantee participation in the program. This fee is refundable, provided that the company submits a post conference report of their activities at BIO 2017. The $300 will be reimbursed within 45 days of receiving the report. 

Small Business Scholarship Program for The MedTech Conference

The MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed is the leading gathering in North America of global medtech executives with regulatory, reimbursement, business development, legal, IP, marketing, quality, compliance, HR and other key responsibilities. Along with industry leaders, the international conference attracts business development professionals, investors, policy-makers, members of the media, legal experts, consultants, distributors, and other important stakeholders.

More than 2,500 attendees will network, conduct business, gain access to capital and share insights in San Jose, Calif. from September 25-27. The conference also features world-class plenary speakers, networking, and business development opportunities. Visit to learn more. 

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Awards will be based on articulated need and are subject to specific criteria as described in the application. BioForward will select the scholarship recipients.

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Key Dates

Scholarship Application Deadline: August 16, 2017
Scholarship Awards Announced: August 25, 2017
Proof of Registration and Attendance to BioForward: October 4th, 2017






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