Economic Development Initiatives

Apio has a proven record of success in securing or helping to secure funding for regional and national economic development initiatives. We work closely with our clients to help survey the landscape, assess the innovation ecosystem, design programs, and collaborate to write winning proposals.

Small Business Innovation Grants (SBIR/STTR)

Small business is the lifeblood of a healthy innovation ecosystem. Apio partners have over ten years experience working with technology startups to craft U.S. SBIR and STTR grants applications. With almost $15 million in funded grants to-date, we excel at Phase I/II fast-tracks.