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Bring your energy-based innovations to light!
Find out more about the new Energy Sandbox.

Where innovators come to play.

Digital Sandbox KC brings together people, ideas and resources to build thriving companies. The program provides much needed early-stage funding to rising stars. The region's longtime leaders including private companies, government agencies and universities have united to help this new wave of entrepreneurs. It's an unprecedented metro-wide effort to help make KC America's most entrepreneurial city.

“Because of the credibility of the Digital Sandbox KC we were able to raise $400k. If you’re a Sandbox company you‘re seen as a real company.”  - Mark Calhoun, co-founder, PerfectCube


Results so far:
(based on 79 proof-of-concept projects funded for area startups)

  • 34 new KC-based companies created

  • 49 companies have secured follow-on investment

  • $28.3MM in follow-on funding

  • 371 new jobs created, nearly $9MM in total salaries

 

News View all

  • March 23, 2017

    Digital Sandbox KC Selects Six New Companies

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  • January 06, 2017

    Digital Sandbox KC Selects Two New Companies

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  • September 20, 2016

    DIGITAL SANDBOX KC COMPANIES SELECTS FOUR NEW COMPANIES

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