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8(a) Business Development Program

Federal

To help provide a level playing field for small businesses owned by socially and economically disadvantaged people or entities, the government limits competition for certain contracts to businesses that participate in the 8(a) Business Development Program.

803-765-5377

Abbeville County Incubators

Abbeville

Helps new and startup companies develop by providing services such as management training or space for the business to operate. 

864-366-5017

ACRE (Agribusiness Center for Research & Entrepreneurship)

York

Supports agribusiness entrepreneurs who are ready to launch their product or process into the marketplace but need investors and/or mentors.

803-734-2324

Agribusiness Economic Development

Statewide
Promotes and nurtures the growth and development of South Carolina's agriculture industry and its related businesses while assuring the safety and security of the buying public.
803-734-2210

Alerion Ventures

Statewide

An evergreen venture capital firm focused on early-stage investments in scalable startups.

843-637-3634

Angel Partners (CHAP)

Statewide

Charleston Angel Partners make investing simple and profitable and assist portfolio companies in reaching their goals.  

Appalachian Council of Governments

Anderson | Cherokee | Greenville | Oconee | Pickens | Spartanburg

A multifaceted service organization for local governments, providing public administration, planning, information systems and technology, grants, workforce development, and services for the elderly population. 

864-242-9733

Appalachian Development Corporation

Statewide

An organization designed to further economic development, job creation, retention, and financially assisting in the growth and development of business concerns in six counties of Upstate South Carolina.

864-382-2350

Applied Research Center at Savannah River Research Campus

Aiken

The Applied Research Center (ARC) was created specifically as a place for both primary technical research and collaborative discussions about applied technologies in energy, healthcare, homeland security, transportation and other applications.

803-643-6701

Apprenticeship Carolina Program

Statewide
Works to ensure all employers in South Carolina have access to the information and technical assistance they need to create demand-driven registered apprenticeship programs.
803-896-5320

Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Pickens

Provides outreach assistance to pre-ventures, early ventures, and established firms through service-learning projects that match Clemson students with entrepreneurs and inventors, and through volunteer mentors.

864-656-3311

Beaufort Digital Corridor

Beaufort

A community-sourced initiative to attract, nurture and promote Beaufort's technology entrepreneurs, and ultimately, the region's tech economy through an array of impactful programs, products and events while leveraging Beaufort's renowned livability.

843-470-3506