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 Spring 2015 Grant Cycle.


Spring 2015 Grant Cycle

February 6 - NC IDEA Spring 2015 WILMINGTON Info Session hosted by UNCW - REGISTER NOW

February 9 -
Spring 2015 Grant Cycle Opens

February 9 - NC IDEA Spring 2015 Info Session **via WEBINAR** - REGISTER NOW

February 10 -
NC IDEA Spring 2015 TRIAD Info Session hosted by Flywheel - REGISTER NOW

February 11 -
NC IDEA Spring 2015 TRIANGLE Info Session - REGISTER NOW

February 12 -
NC IDEA Spring 2015 CHARLOTTE Info Session hosted by Packard Place - REGISTER NOW

February 20 -
EARLY Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline
Applicants are encouraged to submit pre-proposals by the early deadline

March 6 -
FINAL Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline
All pre-proposals must be submitted and received by 11:59pm (no exceptions)

March 27 -
Full Proposal Invitations and Notifications

April 10 -
Full Proposal Submission Deadline

May 8 -
Finalist Invitations and Notifications

May 15 - Finalist Presentations

Early June -
Grant WInners Notified

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