Denver – July 28, 2017 – The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) today announced that staff will conduct a road tour throughout Colorado to educate entrepreneurs and business owners about the Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Program and how they can secure grants to help scale their business and begin exporting globally.
“In just the past four years, Colorado’s AI program has granted over $49 million to 375 organizations, helping them to scale and find great success,” said Stephanie Copeland, OEDIT executive director. “We want to ensure that people in every part of the state are aware of the program and know how to successfully apply for a grant.”
The AI team will discuss the program in detail, give helpful grant training advice and answer questions at the free public two-hour meetings.
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The Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Grant Program promotes growth and sustainability in Colorado’s seven advanced industries by helping drive innovation, accelerate commercialization, encourage public-private partnerships, increase access to early stage capital and create a strong ecosystem that increases the state’s global competitiveness
There are four different AI grants available for business owners to apply for:
For more information about times and locations of the workshops, please visit ChooseColorado.com.