Through a strategic combination of grants and programs, we now support entrepreneurs and a diverse group of organizations throughout the state that are also helping them to succeed.
About the Seed Grant The NC IDEA Seed Grant offers up to $50,000 in non-dilutive funding to selected companies. Grant solicitations take place twice a year, with the Spring cycle typically opening in mid-February and… Read More
The Groundwork Labs mindset revolves around three ideas: Coaching: we have a volunteer team of more than 50 of the Triangle’s best mentors, advisors, and speakers who provide hands-on guidance on every aspect of your… Read More
SoarTriangle addresses the proven funding gap facing female entrepreneurs starting scalable businesses in North Carolina through methods of mentorship and advocacy. Securing funding outside of the major entrepreneurial hubs is challenging for all founders, but… Read More
NC IDEA’s Ecosystem Partner Grant program funds organizations across the state that execute creative programs to support entrepreneurs and strengthen North Carolina as a national exemplar for entrepreneurship. Launched in 2016, NC IDEA’s Ecosystem Partner… Read More