Workforce Development and Talent Attraction

Talent abound

  • The Black Hills is home to four Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies.
  • South Dakota Mines and local industry partners support The Mining Hub.
  • For the second year in a row, Rapid City has been named the Most Educated City in South Dakota.
  • A student from South Dakota Mines has won first place in the Governor’s Giant Vision Awards Competition for six straight years!
  • The Ascent Innovation Incubator has graduated 25 companies into commercial spaces. These companies have created over 400 jobs in the Black Hills region.

Elevate Rapid City offers a Revitalize and Relocate Grant to assist employees and employers.

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