We believe that our mission of maximizing the economic potential of North Carolina is best achieved by working with partners around the state to:
In 2016, NC IDEA solicited proposals from organizations throughout the state that share our ambition to strengthen the entrepreneurial ecosystem of North Carolina. Grant requests could be up to $250,000 of total funding, over one year, or spread over three years. NC IDEA received a total of 50 proposals, ultimately funding eleven totaling $1.25 million in total funding. Meet our NC IDEA ECOSYSTEM Partners and learn more about the organizations and activities we are funding.
There is currently no outside solicitation for proposals.