DURHAM – The field of startup candidates for $50,000 grants from the NC IDEA Foundation is down to 12 finalists from 24 semi-finalists, NC IDEA said Wednesday.

The NC IDEA SEED finalists are:

The finalists will make presentations to a review panel. Five to seven winners will be announced in early May.

15 early stage startups across NC land $10,000 grants from NC IDEA