Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center

The Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center, housed at the University of South Carolina, expands the pipeline of highly-qualified, entrepreneurial pharmacists in South Carolina through training, research and career opportunities. Its technological resources are available to innovative life sciences companies for research partnerships and more.

Columbia Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

The City of Columbia’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise program ensures that disadvantaged businesses are able to fully participate in City procurement processes. Eligible businesses are able to bid on City opportunities in several broadly targeted categories, including business services, engineering and more.

Export Incentives Program

The South Carolina Department of Commerce offers incentives for small- and mid-sized businesses to begin exporting their products or increase volumes. These incentives, available on an application basis, come in the form of reimbursement for eligible export-related expenses. The Department of Commerce also offers guidance and other assistance to increase…