NEIdeas: Rewarding Ideas for Business Growth is back.
In 2014, the New Economy Initiative (NEI) launched NEIdeas. Over 600 businesses in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park applied. Of those applicants, more than 30 small businesses won cash awards totaling $500,000. Now, in 2015, NEI is doing it again. On May 7, 2015 Applications will open for the $10k Challenge and the $100k Challenge.
Learn. Get Help. Apply. We believe that a great idea can help a good business grow. In two-hundred words or less, you provide the idea. We provide the money to make it happen.