News

Get the weekly newsletter about Carolina innovation stories, events and funding.

$18 million gift will transform entrepreneurship at Carolina

An $18 million gift from three alumni siblings will more than double the size of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s nationally ranked undergraduate entrepreneurship program based in the College of Arts and Sciences.

The gift from the Shuford family of Hickory, North Carolina is the largest single one-time gift by a living individual or family to the College. The minor in entrepreneurship will be named the Shuford Program in Entrepreneurship in the family’s honor.

Read Full Story