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NC IDEA's Fall 2014 Grant Cycle deadline fast approaching!

Apply by 11:59PM on Friday, September 5th.


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We Innovate

NC IDEA started Groundwork Labs as another way to help North Carolina's technology entrepreneurs get their ideas off the ground and get their company noticed.  Learn More >

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We Collaborate

IDEA Fund Partners is an affiliated venture capital fund whose partners work closely with NC IDEA to build innovative, high-growth companies.  Learn More > 

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Since the program's inception, NC IDEA has awarded 88 grants totaling over $3.4M.

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