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Twenty-Fifth NC IDEA SEED Grant Cycle Kicks-Off with Info Sessions throughout the State

January 11, 2018

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Accepting Applications from Innovative NC Startups Starting February 12th DURHAM, NC – January 11, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial business innovation and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that the organization’s twenty-fifth NC IDEA SEED grant cycle will open on February 12th. In advance of…Read More

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NC IDEA FOUNDATION Announces 2018 Application Dates for NC IDEA SOAR

December 7, 2017

Application Opens January 9th for Female Entrepreneurs Ready to Pursue Equity-Backed Funding DURHAM, NC – December 7, 2017 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial business innovation and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that applications for NC IDEA SOAR will open on January 9th. NC IDEA SOAR, originally launched in…Read More

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