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 2014 Grant Cycle.


Spring 2014 Grant Cycle

February 7 - NC IDEA Spring 2014 Wilmington Info Session hosted by UNCW - REGISTER NOW

February 10 -
Spring 2014 Grant Cycle Opens

February 11 -
NC IDEA Spring 2014 Info Session **via WEBINAR** - REGISTER NOW

February 18 - 
NC IDEA and Groundwork Labs 'Brown Bag Lunch' Q&A Session - REGISTER NOW

*NEW DATE* February 19 -
NC IDEA Spring 2014 Triad Info Session hosted with PTP NEXT - REGISTER NOW

*NEW DATE* February 21 -
NC IDEA Spring 2014 Charlotte Info Session hosted by Packard Place - REGISTER NOW

February 21 -
EARLY Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline
Applicants are encouraged to submit pre-proposals by the early deadline

March 7 -
FINAL Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline
All pre-proposals must be submitted by 11:59pm (no exceptions)

March 28 -
Full Proposal Invitations and Notifications

April 11 -
Full Proposal Submission Deadline

May 9 -
Finalist Invitations and Notifications

May 16 - Finalist Presentations

Early June -
Grant WInners Notified

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Grant Program

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