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By The Numbers: Digital Sandbox KC


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A quick look at Kansas City’s new proof-of-concept center for new and emerging tech companies, by the numbers.

$2 million
Approximate launch budget for Digital Sandbox KC, which helps early-stage companies prepare their product or service for the marketplace.

$1 million
The amount of a federal i6 grant that Digital Sandbox KC won from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Agency.

$500,000
How much the Missouri Technology Corporation has pledged to the Sandbox.

10
The number of high-growth companies—with either follow-on funding or $1 million in revenue—that Sandbox leaders hope to generate within the first two years of the program.

$25,000
Maximum amount of funding for an individual Sandbox project.

James Hart

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James Hart is a freelance writer based in Kansas City.

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