Submitted by PTP Next
Applications are being accepted online at http://ptpnext.com for the PTP NEXT Business Competition, a highly competitive, region-wide grant award program that will provide promising Piedmont Triad NC entrepreneurial companies with access to prospective grants up to $50,000.
The final application deadline is September 9, 2011. Applications received before August 26, 2011 will be eligible for an early decision as to whether they will be invited to compete in the semi-final round. Start-up or existing companies in the Piedmont Triad region with innovative products, services, processes and/or technologies can compete for the grant awards. Details about eligibility and the application process are available now at http://ptpnext.com/. The PTP NEXT is working in partnership with the Piedmont Triad Partnership (PTP) and NC IDEA, a non-profit founded in 2005 to foster economic development in North Carolina by helping companies commercialize their innovations and ready themselves for next-stage funding.