North Dakota Department of Commerce
We work closely with the Department of Commerce to leverage existing and create new programs that meet the needs of the entrepreneurs we serve. These programs can be APUC or they can be new entrepreneurial loans taht are used for seed funding to start their business. These just two programs. As well as being a point contact.
The IDEA Center is a partner of Innovate ND, which is an intense innovation program that is run through the Department of Commerce. The purpose of the competition is to develop ventures and expand economic development throughout the state of North Dakota. If you are interested in learning more, contact us today!
City of Bismarck
The Vision fund support the IDEA Center receives is a demonstration from the City of Bismarck of it’s investment into a diversified economic future. The partnership helps to maintain a start up culture in our community where new business’s and innovations receive the start up help they need.