Eshelman Institute for Innovation

The Eshelman Institute for Innovation accelerates the creation and development of ideas that lead to discoveries and transformative changes in education, research and health care. Through strategic collaborations inside and…

Ask an Innovator

If you’re working on an innovation, entrepreneurial project or a new venture, you’re bound to have questions — and lots of them. Ask an Innovator is an online tool that…

UNC School of Law Institute for Innovation

Located on Franklin Street in downtown Chapel Hill, the UNC School of Law Institute for Innovation provides early stage legal counsel to new for-profit and nonprofit ventures. Made possible by…

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…and the larger world. If you are a UNC-Chapel Hill student or alumnus who is interested in starting your own venture, you can receive special support, including access to relevant…

E(I) Lab

…develop the necessary prototypes, be inventors on patents, and be trained in various aspects of entrepreneurship and innovation. The top teams receive monetary prizes in addition to potential seed investments….

Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards

…winner or finalist, you will be featured in the Fast Company magazine, included in an online directory of the world’s best design-driven companies and recognized at the magazine’s Innovation Festival….

HUSTLE Winston-Salem

…at-risk for systematic exclusion or marginalization in the local innovation economy: People of Color, including but not limited to, Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latinx, Asians, Native Americans, and immigrants; women of all races,…

Ashoka Fellowship

…of your idea. You also benefit from customized engagement opportunities that accelerate the impact of your idea, increased visibility, and the ability to connect with a global community of peers….

Leadership exCHANGE Fellowship

Leadership exCHANGE seeks to empower the next generation of change agents. Join students from more than 80 different countries who have participated in its various fellowship programs that run throughout…

Health Innovation Pilot Awards

…for Health Innovation administers multiple opportunities for pilot award funding, including collaborations with other UNC departments and programs to further UNC Health and UNC School of Medicine’s commitment to innovation….

Videos

Innovation Made Fundamental Where innovators thrive Combating global warming with seaweed Mark your mark at BeAM The Helping Hand Project Innovate for All Innovation Showcase 2018 Carmichael Hall Makerspace Watchdog…

Video Presentations: 2021 UNC Innovation Showcase

…novel solutions in women’s health. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnTTgzxieW8 Elipsys Blending innovative player and eye tracking technology with artificial intelligence to give athletes and coaches the right insights at the right time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fv88LDcHHAQ…

Seminar Series

…own innovative and entrepreneurial path? Join the UNC Office of Technology Commercialization for our monthly Carolina Innovations Seminar series, which is a celebration of innovation, inventorship and entrepreneurship. During each…

Features

…who is earning a minor in entrepreneurship, his dual involvement in the Shuford Program and Entrepreneurship Center at the business school influenced his career path in ways he hadn’t imagined….

Innovate Carolina Global Network

…a student intern from this program to work in your organization, you’ll help them put their skills to work and inject fresh, inventive thinking into your own business. Invest in

Ask an Innovator

…network of experienced innovators whenever a question pops to mind. Visit Ask an Innovator, a simple, yet powerful online platform that’s powered by Innovate Carolina and created in partnership with…

Launch your venture

…Scale your startup in downtown Chapel Hill Learn More UNC Law Institute for Innovation Take advantage of free legal services for your startup, small business, nonprofit or intellectual property matters…

Our Brand

…refining and growing ideas with the tools of innovation and entrepreneurship, progress is possible. Creative answers are on the way. And through inventive thinking, passion and persistence, Carolina innovators will…

ACCelerate Festival

interactive faculty and student exhibits 5 UNC innovation exhibits, performances and discussion panels Carolina’s Innovation Network 200+ interconnected innovation leaders and programs across campus 475 UNC-affiliated startup companies tracked since…

Podcast

…the medicine you need. Franklin Roye, president and co-founder of IndyCare, shares how his company transforms independent pharmacies into integrated healthcare hubs that use these and other approaches to expand…

InVenture Prize Teams

infants suffering from necrotizing enterocolitis — a disease that damages intestinal tissue and poses a devastating 30 to 50 percent mortality rate. Their solution came in the form of a…

Mucommune​ and Inhalon Biopharma

…Daniels, Innovate Carolina UNC-Chapel Hill pharmacy professor and startup founder Sam Lai Why Innovators Care Sam Lai and his team of innovators are working to develop a muco-trapping technology that…

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