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NC IDEA's Spring 2014 Grant Cycle is now closed. Winners will be announced in early June.

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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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Attend a Spring 2014 Info Session

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LISTEN as NC IDEA officials and previous grant winners discuss how to apply for a grant


NC IDEA Hosts Office Hours Every Friday
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NC IDEA Seeking Entrepreneur-in-Residence
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Fall 2013 Grant Recipients

Since the program's inception, NC IDEA has awarded 82 grants totaling over $3.1M.

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