NC IDEA $50K Grant Cycle Opens August 14th

For years now, I’ve been calling the NC IDEA Grant the best kept startup secret in North Carolina. A non-profit sister program to local VC firm Idea Fund Partners, they grant (as in to give, to hand over, to put in your hands) up to $50,000 to six or so early-stage startups along with some mentoring, connections, and now shared resources with their relatively young accelerator Groundwork Labs. Now located in the American Underground, NC IDEA is one of the only programs of its kind, where an entrepreneur with a great idea can get seed funding with very little...

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