Science & Technology

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 00:00

24 Small Technology Companies Win Grants to Fund Innovation New round of One North Carolina Small Business Program grants will reach businesses in 14 communities

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Twenty-four innovative small companies across North Carolina will get grants to develop new products, hire more employees, and purchase needed materials, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. A total of $1.1 million from the One North Carolina Small Business Program will go to the selected technology-oriented businesses in 14 communities across the state.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 00:00

New Opportunity for North Carolina Tech Companies To Accelerate Growth with Matching Grant Funds Applications now being accepted by the One North Carolina Small Business Program

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

North Carolina Commerce Secretary Anthony M. Copeland announced today that new applications are being accepted by the One North Carolina Small Business Matching Funds Program, an important source of capital for North Carolina’s technology companies.  The program provides money to help small businesses develop and commercialize innovative new technologies.

Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2019, or until funds have been exhausted for the program’s 2018-2019 fiscal year funding cycle.

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 00:00

North Carolina's Leadership at Stake as the 'Data Economy' Rises N.C. Board of Science, Technology & Innovation recommends action to position state for success in the new economic environment

Thursday, February 09, 2017

, N.C. - Closer collaboration, proactive branding, and a greater focus on data science education and talent development will propel North Carolina to the top of the emerging data economy, according to a new report published today by the North Carolina Board of Science, Technology & Innovation (BSTI).  Leadership in the data economy is becoming increasingly critical as more and more economic value is based on the ability to successfully collect and manipulate data for insight and profit.

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 00:00

One North Carolina Small Business Grants Go To 40 Companies

Thursday, September 08, 2016

igh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory announced today that promising North Carolina technology firms are moving closer to their next stage of growth thanks to grant awards from the One North Carolina Small Business Fund. In 2015-16, 40 companies across 16 communities received awards from the fund, totaling $1.95 million in grants.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 00:00

Innovation Grants Total Nearly $545,000 for 11 North Carolina Businesses

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

, N.C.— Innovation grants will assist 11 North Carolina companies in bringing cutting-edge products to the marketplace. Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III announced the latest round of One North Carolina Small Business Fund recipients today along with awards totaling $544,967.
“North Carolina faces tremendous competition from other states who want our budding high-growth, high-wage companies,” said Governor McCrory. “These grants help keep North Carolina in the race for our next home-grown success story.”

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 00:00

Innovation Grants for 13 North Carolina Businesses Total Nearly $611,000

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Raleigh, N.C. -New innovation grants will assist 13 North Carolina companies in bringing new, cutting-edge products to the marketplace.  Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III announced the One North Carolina Small Business Fund recipients today along with awards totaling $610,997.

The recipients are developing products that would be used primarily in the fields of medicine and technology.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 00:00

Governor McCrory Announces $640,448 in Innovation Grants for 13 North Carolina Businesses

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Raleigh, N.C. -  New innovation grants will assist thirteen North Carolina companies in bringing new, cutting-edge products to the marketplace. Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced the One North Carolina Small Business Fund recipients today along with awards adding up to $640,448. 

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 00:00

New Report Recommends Steps to Enhance Innovation in North Carolina

Sixth edition of the state’s ‘Tracking Innovation’ report encourages more R&D activity from business; suggests more focus on STEM education needed for the state’s workforce
Thursday, December 21, 2017

Sixth edition of the state’s ‘Tracking Innovation’ report encourages more R&D activity from business; suggests more focus on STEM education needed for the state’s workforce

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 00:00

Early Stage Tech Companies to Get Seed Funds to Spur Growth

$1.9 million in vital capital will go to 32 small businesses across the state, Gov. Cooper announces
Monday, August 21, 2017

$1.9 million in vital capital will go to 32 small businesses across the state, Gov. Cooper announces

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 00:00

North Carolina’s Leadership at Stake as the ‘Data Economy’ Rises

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Thursday, February 09, 2017

N.C. Board of Science, Technology & Innovation recommends action to position state for success in the new economic environment