NC IDEA has two grant cycles each year. Our Spring grant cycle opens in mid-February, while our Fall grant cycle opens in mid-August.

The below timeline includes the important dates and deadlines for our Fall 2014 Grant Cycle.


Fall 2014 Grant Cycle

July 31 - NC IDEA Fall 2014 CHARLOTTE Info Session hosted by Packard Place - REGISTER NOW

August 11 -
Fall 2014 Grant Cycle Opens

August 11 - NC IDEA Fall 2014 Info Session **via WEBINAR** - REGISTER NOW

August 12 -
NC IDEA Fall 2014 TRIAD Info Session hosted by Flywheel - REGISTER NOW

August 14 -
NC IDEA Fall 2014 WILMINGTON Info Session hosted by UNCW - REGISTER NOW

August 15 -
NC IDEA and Groundwork Labs 'Brown Bag Lunch' Q&A Session - REGISTER NOW

August 22 -
EARLY Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline
Applicants are encouraged to submit pre-proposals by the early deadline

September 5 -
FINAL Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline
All pre-proposals must be submitted and received by 11:59pm (no exceptions)

September 26 -
Full Proposal Invitations and Notifications

October 10 -
Full Proposal Submission Deadline

November 7 -
Finalist Invitations and Notifications

November 14 - Finalist Presentations

Early December -
Grant WInners Notified

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Grant Program

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