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Fastest growing economy
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For state technology and science index
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Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
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highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
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Best place for businesses & careers - Denver
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for early-stage venture capital investment
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most economically competitive state
CO has 4 of the top 10 cities for tech startups  
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Ranking on the clean tech leadership index
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for small business job gains
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best state for labor supply
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For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
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as America's top creative class states
Spectacular ski areas and resorts
Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
Colorado is home to 6 National Monuments
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Largest US state by acreage (104,093.57 Acres)
Scenic & historic trains
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Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
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Colorado has 42 state parks
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New grant available for Colorado businesses

The deadline has been extended for small and medium-sized businesses in Colorado that are minority or women-owned to apply for a new Export Grant to help offset international business development.