$50K Grant Deal & 2 to 6 Month Accelerator Programs for NC Startups – brought to you by NC IDEA

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NC IDEA is now accepting applications from NC-based entrepreneurs and companies for one or more of our following programs:


  • NC IDEA Seed Grant: A $50,000 grant ideal for startups between proof of concept and first institutional funding.
  • Groundwork Labs: A 10-week accelerator program for startups looking to validate their idea starting on May 16.
  • SoarTriangle: A 6-month program for female founders who are actively raising seed or Series A funding.


The final deadline to apply for any of the above opportunities is Monday, March 13th at 5:00pm EST. 

 Between now and our final deadline, NC IDEA is offering virtual office hours for questions about program eligibility and the application itself. Interested applicants can schedule a time to speak with our program manager here.




Steven Llano of LlanoMedia at Flywheel Winston-SalemSteven Llano
Flywheel Community Network Collaborator