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South Carolina Department of Commerce Awards $2.4 million in Innovation Grants

By Jennifer Cobb

In its inaugural round of innovation-related grants, the South Carolina Department of Commerce is awarding $2.4 million in grant funds to 14 organizations across the state to further high-tech and entrepreneurial economic development.

The 14 organizations are as follows:

  • Charleston Digital Corridor Foundation, Charleston – CODEcamp
  • College of Charleston, Charleston - I-CAT
  • Don Ryan Center for Innovation, Bluffton
  • Duke Energy Center for Innovation, Hartsville
  • Faber Entrepreneurship Center, Columbia - High-Impact Consortium
  • Grand Strand Technology Council, Myrtle Beach - Grand Strand Startup Initiative (GSSI)
  • Greenville Chamber, Greenville - NEXT Ecosystem Expansion
  • The Harbor Entrepreneur Center, Mount Pleasant
  • Innovate Anderson, Anderson - Innovate Electric City
  • Lowcountry Local First, Charleston - Entrepreneurship and Innovation through Small Business and Agriculture
  • North Dargan Innovation Center, Florence
  • Rock Hill Economic Futures Group, Rock Hill - Knowledge Park Innovation Center
  • South Carolina's Coalition for Mathematics & Science, Clemson - STEMLinx: South Carolina's One Stop Discovery Site for STEM Resources
  • Spartanburg Economic Futures Group, Spartanburg - Spartanburg Entrepreneurial Resource Network (SERN)

Congratulations to all the award winners! To read the announcement in its entirety, click here.


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