Unmanned systems jobs

Unmanned Systems

The region has a rooted history of aviation excellence with nationally recognized higher education programs training pilots, air traffic controllers, maintenance professionals, and more. And now, Grand Forks is …

Read more



The Red River Valley boasts some of the United States’ richest farmland. The agricultural sector has historically been a catalyst for the Grand Forks region’s growth and development. Crops grown in the region …

Read more

Energy companies


North Dakota has The Bakken…and the other Bakken. From the oil fields of Western North Dakota to the flat lands of the Grand Forks region, a diverse mix of enterprises are meeting our nation’s energy and environmental demands….

Read more

skilled manufacturing labor


The Grand Forks region has a diverse manufacturing base, with companies that manufacture products for industries including wind energy oil and gas, aviation, construction, food, and automotives….

Read more




  1. Northern Valley Career Expo

    November 2
  2. Opportunities for Veterans in Careers, Business

    November 8 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

In the News

Regional Snapshot


Grand Forks labor force


Post-secondary students in Grand Forks region


Grand Forks metro population


Best Small College Town, 2016

Grand Forks Region EDC

The EDC is uniquely positioned among industry, education, government and citizens to provide you access to resources as you expand in and around Grand Forks. We mobilize these resources to ensure your success.

Connect With Us

120 N. 4th Street
Grand Forks, ND 58203

(701) 746-2720
Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm