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The Innovator’s Journey (InJ) Program is a statewide learning program offered virtually and in-person, that allows you to navigate through a standard workflow and helps small businesses gain access to capital and contract opportunities to grow their businesses by providing entrepreneurial education and training opportunities.

The Innovator’s Journey Program is commonly held at various locations across North Carolina:

Applicants must attend 3-6 weeks (once or twice weekly) of a 2-hour entrepreneurial training course at the location they’ve selected to apply for. This program is provided free of charge to all InJ Program participants.

What you’ll be walking away with: