looking for the next great innovative business idea

 

 

Growing the economy of Northwest Minnesota by outfitting the next generation of homegrown innovators for success in the global marketplace.

Important Dates

24
April
SAVE THE DATE FOR THIS YEAR'S idea competition AWARDS BANQUET.

 

Calling all innovators !

Welcome to our website! With IDEA now entering its sixth year, we've got a lot to celebrate. Since we started, we have awarded over $300,000 in funding and fifteen of our winners have already brought their product to market.

If you have a breakthrough idea, consider entering the IDEA Competiiton.
Read more about entering the competition!!!