NC IDEA SEED

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Awards Total of $300,000 to Seven North Carolina Startups

May 3, 2018

Grant Recipients Selected from Largest and Most Geographically Diverse NC IDEA SEED Applicant Pool in Foundation’s History DURHAM, NC – May 3, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that the organization has awarded $300,000 in seed grants to seven North Carolina…Read More

NC IDEA SOAR

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Selects Eight Female-Led Startups for 2018 NC IDEA SOAR Cohort

April 23, 2018

Female Founders from Across State to Participate in NC IDEA’s Female-Focused Mentorship Program  DURHAM, NC – April 23, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that the organization has selected eight female-led startups from across the state for its 2018 NC IDEA…Read More

NC IDEA SEED

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Selects 12 Finalists from Largest and Most Geographically Diverse NC IDEA SEED Applicant Pool in Foundation’s History

April 12, 2018

Finalists Seeking $50,000 Each in NC IDEA’s 25th SEED Grant Cycle DURHAM, NC – April 12, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that the organization has selected 12 finalists from across the state from its largest and most geographically diverse NC…Read More

NC IDEA SEED

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Announces NC IDEA SEED Micro-Grant Pilot Program

April 9, 2018

Foundation Expanding Long-Standing Grant Program to Serve More Promising Startups  DURHAM, NC – April 9, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today a Micro-Grant Pilot Program as an expansion of its long-standing NC IDEA SEED grant program. This Summer’s pilot will award…Read More

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Selects 25 Semi-Finalists from Largest and Most Geographically Diverse NC IDEA SEED Applicant Pool in Foundation’s History

March 21, 2018

Semi-Finalists Seeking $50,000 Each in NC IDEA’s 25th SEED Grant Cycle  DURHAM, NC – March 21, 2018 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that the organization has selected 25 semi-finalists from the largest and most geographically diverse NC IDEA SEED applicant pool…Read More

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

NC IDEA SOAR

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

NC IDEA SEED

NC IDEA FOUNDATION Awards Total of $300,000 in Seed Grants to Six North Carolina Startups

November 20, 2017

Funds to serve as catalyst for young, high-growth startups DURHAM, NC – November 20, 2017 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial business innovation and economic advancement in North Carolina, announced today that it is awarding a total of $300,000 in grants to six North Carolina startups. Since its inception in 2006,…Read More