Technology Development Grants

…that are prepared for commercial engagement and, preferably, licensing. To be eligible for consideration, your technology must be one that you can patent or license as copyright or tangible property….

HackNC

…trends in computer science and technology. If you’re an undergraduate student interested in taking a leadership role with the conference, HackNC welcomes you to get involved on its organizing committee….

Carolina Center for Public Service

…and contribute to the common good. If you’re interested in getting involved, you can participate in a variety of engaged scholarship and service programs offered by the Center that allow…

Adams Apprenticeship

…transition to entrepreneurial careers with successful outcomes. As a fellowship recipient, you can gain lifelong access to one of the top entrepreneur networks in the world, enroll in the entrepreneurs…

Watson University Incubator

…as training in social entrepreneurship and personal development. Additionally, you can apply to Watson’s semester program to incubate your idea before (gap year), during or immediately after your undergraduate studies….

Development Finance Initiative

…expertise. If you work in local government, you can collaborate with DFI on a variety of projects that require private investment and will benefit your community: building reuse, community development,…

Certificate in Entrepreneurship

…wants to send its executives through business courses to help them develop skills faster than they can in a degree program? The Certificate in Entrepreneurship program at the UNC Kenan-Flagler…

Features

…and is looking to bring its solution to cancer patients in other areas of the world. EmpowerRT improves cancer treatment in low-to-middle-income countries (LMICs) with a solution similar to modern…

Innovation Showcase – Presentations

…more convenient mother-newborn rooming-in by developing a new infant bassinet Cseda A product that improves professional team interactions by shuffling participants into randomized combinations for casual meetings EmpowerRT Improving cancer…

Podcast

…venture grind With Niki Shamdasani (UNC-Chapel Hill alumna), co-founder and CEO of Sani; and Ritika Shamdasani (NC State student), co-founder of Sani For two sisters who grew up in rural…

Seminar Series

Carolina Innovations Seminar Series Immerse yourself in the now and next Where can you find the latest insights on transformative discoveries, inventions, technologies and therapies?  What lessons can you learn…

Network Forums

…support can be the key to transforming an idea into an innovation that makes a broad impact in society. Reserve your seat for the first Innovate Carolina Network Forum of…

Student Impact Guide Home Page

…(I&E) network. It doesn’t matter what your major is or if you’ve ever considered yourself an innovator or entrepreneur. At UNC, innovation and entrepreneurship are for anyone who wants to…

Innovate Now

Innovate Now Series Make an impact with your ideas – anytime, anywhere. Innovate Carolina’s Innovate Now series helps you put your ideas into action anytime and anywhere that works for…

E(I) Lab

…faculty advisor from the faculty leadership team. Faculty Information The Carolina E(I) Lab is a program intended to instill valuable ideas and knowledge in entrepreneurship and innovation among graduate students,…

COVID-19: UNC Face Shield Maker Initiative

…of distance. All spaces are disinfected daily. Who can buy the face shields? BeAM@UNC is not selling PPE and will not distribute it on an individual basis. The face shields…

Dreamers-Who-Do

…innovative idea and you are looking for a chance to put it into action, Innovate Carolina invites you to apply for the Dreamers-Who-Do Award. Dreamers-Who-Do awards provide financial support for…

Innovate Carolina Global Network

…about innovation and entrepreneurship and has valuable experiences to share, the Innovate Carolina Global Network is your gateway for engaging with the innovation community in Chapel Hill. This is an…

CUBE Cohort 2020-21

…Read founder Q&A. Emergi Founded by Eric Sheirer Emergi (rhymes with “energy”) is a platform that allows individuals to collectively invest in impactful projects that provide sustainable benefits. Through Emergi,…

Faculty Impact Guide Home Page

FACULTY I&E IMPACT GUIDE EXPLORE YOUR IDEAS Ready to put your idea into play but don’t where to start? Let Innovate Carolina help. Check out more than 30 faculty-focused resources…

QUVI

…well.” Rendering of the final QUVI prototype Early on, the team members weren’t sure if their idea for QUVI had promise, and they looked to the Innovate Carolina Network to…

Innovation Showcase

…and leading-edge research initiatives. For the teams, it’s a chance to pitch to investors, make connections and spark interest in their ideas. For those in the investment and entrepreneurial communities,…

CaRE-Vent

…UNC BME students, including Bautista and graduate students Sang Chung and Thomas Kierski. They’re all learning in a way that isn’t possible in a classroom. Chung is testing how the…