Dakota Venture Group celebrates 10 years

By | November 3rd, 2016|North Dakota, Student Funds|

UND’s student group, the Dakota Venture Group recently celebrated its 10th anniversary.

The group, which was first established in 2006 as a student-controlled educational investment opportunity, currently manages more than $1.8 million, according to a news release.

“Over the years, the Dakota Venture Group has shown what UND students are capable of […]

Dakota Venture Group celebrates 10 years

By | November 3rd, 2016|North Dakota, Student Funds|

UND’s student group, the Dakota Venture Group recently celebrated its 10th anniversary.

The group, which was first established in 2006 as a student-controlled educational investment opportunity, currently manages more than $1.8 million, according to a news release.

“Over the years, the Dakota Venture Group has shown what UND students are capable of […]

Dakota Students : Investing in the future

By | April 8th, 2016|North Dakota, Student Funds|

The Dakota Venture Group is a student-run venture capital investment fund based out of UND’s Center for Innovation. DVG invests in high-growth companies started by entrepreneurs. What makes DVG unique is that, unlike other “student-run” funds, every decision is made by students.

In other groups, students do the legwork and present their findings […]

University of North Dakota Venture Group: Allowing students to completely run their own, real venture capital investment fund

By | December 1st, 2015|North Dakota|

At the University of North Dakota, students are completely running their own venture capital fund through the Dakota Venture Group (DVG) program. It’s the only one of its kind currently in the U.S. where students get direct experiential learning in the field of venture capital and angel investing without having to report to an advisory […]

North Dakota state-based Venture Grants support $1.3 million in promising technologies and research projects

By | March 24th, 2014|North Dakota|

The North Dakota Centers of Excellence Commission awarded funding requests for two Venture Grants, two Research ND grants and one Research ND BIO project totaling $1,277,924 at its meetings held February 21 and 28.

Research ND and Research ND BIO promote the development and commercialization of products and processes through industry/university research partnerships. Research ND provides matching funds to help companies pay for the university research. […]