• NDDOT DBE Supportive Services (Bismarck)
    DBE Support Services provides technical assistance to companies owned and controlled by minorities, women, and socially and economically disadvantaged individuals with capabilities in the transportation industry.
              Project Solutions, Inc


  • ND Procurement Technical Assistance Center (Bismarck and Fargo)
    ND PTAC professionals provide specialized and technical assistance to businesses that enables them to identify potential contractual opportunities.
              Bismarck Office, 701-328-5857
              Fargo Office, 701.261.0737


  • North Dakota Small Business Development Centers (Bismarck, Bowman, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot, Wahpeton, Williston)
    ND SBDC helps North Dakotans to start, manage and grow their businesses.
              Find the nearest center contact information at


  • North Dakota Small Business Association (Offices in Fargo, Grand Forks, Bismarck)
    SBA assists the small business community with financial assistance (grants and loans), free mentoring and business information, business assistance programs and workshops, and special programs and assistance for veterans and their spouses.
              Fargo Office, 701-239-5131
              Bismarck Office, 701-250-4303
              Grand Forks Office, 701746-5160


  • North Dakota Economic Development Foundation
    Aides in developing a strategic plan for economic development in ND, creating jobs, job growth and strengthening the ND economy.
              Bismarck, 701-328-5311


  • North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission
    Provides assistance to minority entrepreneurs and businesses.
              Bismarck, 701-328-2428


  • Native Governance Center
    Provides financial resources, leadership development & networking opportunities.
              Minnesota Office, 651-571-826


  • Innovate ND (Bismarck, Grand Forks, Fargo)
    Provides access to beneficial venture tools, online entrepreneur education, and extensive resources. If you are a North Dakota-based entrepreneur or innovator working on a new concept, you may be eligible for the program.
              IDEA Center, Bismarck, 701-250-2198
              UND Center for Innovation Foundation, Grand Forks, 701-777-3132
              NDSU Research & Technology Park, Fargo, 701-499-3600


  • Center for Technology & Business (Bismarck, Fargo office opening soon)
    Provides business assistance from start-up to growth and expansion. Operates the North Dakota Women’s Business Center.
              Bismarck, 701-223-0707