The North Dakota Department of Commerce introduces the Advance ND Program, an initiative geared to provide "deal-closing" loans to companies in North Dakota considering new industrial projects in value-added energy, agriculture, and manufacturing. To qualify, the company must be considering another state in the site...

Save the Date! In the ever-evolving economic development landscape, staying ahead of the curve is key to success. The EDND Spring Conference, scheduled to take place in Grand Forks from April 30 - May 2, 2024, will present an excellent opportunity for professionals to immerse themselves...

Lunch and Learn with Strengthen ND AmeriCorps - How to Become a Host Site! EDND is pleased to share this partner webinar with Strengthen ND. North Dakota towns have a lot to offer but also have limited capacities. This Lunch and Learn will provide information on how your nonprofit...

BISMARCK, N.D. – The Economic Development Association of North Dakota (EDND) presented its annual awards for economic development during its Fall Conference on Sept. 12-13 in Bowman. Awards were given for: Economic Developer of the Year Emerging Young Professional of the Year Community Development Award ...

The Economic Development Association of North Dakota (EDND) is organizing an economic development training course called Spark ED Training in Bismarck on June 19-21. This in-depth course will provide comprehensive training in basic concepts, methods and strategies for local economic development. The training will be for...

The Economic Development Association of North Dakota (EDND) is excited about the 2022 Fall Conference in Bismarck on Sept. 28-29 at the Bismarck Hotel and Convention Center. This time of learning and networking helps EDND continue its mission to champion the growth and diversification of...

The 2022 EDND/Commerce Developer Day has been scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 23 (CDT). This Developer Day will provide those keenly interested in economic development issues with an opportunity to learn more about the Department of Commerce.  EDND, the Commerce team and partners will meet with attendees...