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NC IDEA is a private foundation with a mission to maximize the economic potential of the people of North Carolina by supporting the formation and fruition of high-growth entrepreneurial endeavors in the state. Through a strategic combination of grants and programs, NC IDEA supports entrepreneurs and a diverse group of organizations throughout the state that are also helping entrepreneurs succeed. NC IDEA LABS is an intensive program for founders developing an idea or product that needs validation through customer discovery. NC IDEA MICRO awards small, project-based grants to young companies looking to validate and advance their idea. NC IDEA SEED offers early stage companies the critical funding they need to scale faster. NC IDEA SOAR addresses the issues and needs particular to female founders through content and programming. NC IDEA LEAD provides personalized leadership training for founders and executives of high-potential, high-growth companies. NC IDEA ENGAGE supports individuals and organizations by helping them offer programs, organize events and facilitate activity that brings like-minded folks together to celebrate and promote entrepreneurship.
320 Blackwell St. Suite 400
Durham, NC 27701
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