NC IDEA FOUNDATION to Kick Off Fall 2021 Grants Cycle with Info Sessions Throughout the State

July 8, 2021

Seeking Applications from Innovative Startups for NC IDEA MICRO and NC IDEA SEED Starting August 2nd   DURHAM, NC – July 8, 2021 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic empowerment in North Carolina, announced today that the organization will kick off its Fall 2021 Grants Cycle with the…Read More

NC IDEA Receives Historic $1.25 Million Commitment from The Research Triangle Foundation; Awards Seven ECOSYSTEM Grants with Initial Funding

June 22, 2021

DURHAM, NC – June 22, 2021 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic empowerment in North Carolina, announced today a historic $1.25 million commitment from the Research Triangle Foundation (RTF) and the awarding of seven ECOSYSTEM grants with the initial funding. The joint partnership between NC IDEA and RTF…Read More

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NC IDEA FOUNDATION Elects New Board Chair and Directors; Approves Historic Budget

June 10, 2021

Peyton Anderson Succeeds Patti Gillenwater as Chairperson; Three New Directors Join Board  DURHAM, NC – June 10, 2021 – NC IDEA, a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic empowerment in North Carolina, announced today the election of Peyton Anderson as Board Chair; along with the election of three new directors; Spencer Disher…Read More