Student Funding

…More 1789 Venture Fund Apply for the seed funding you need to ideate, create ventures and move startups from concept to reality. Get funding to build your commercial or social…

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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…

2019 Innovation Rewind

…as a carbon sink, preserving organic matter as thick soil. As the planet warms, what will happen to all that carbon? This past summer, Carolina undergraduates traveled to Ecuador to

Fund Your Idea

…everywhere to take action to build a better world.In just over a decade, the foundation has deployed more than $65M into the impact sector which it helped create. Operating on…

First aid kits for first-year students

…experience really led me to where I am today with public health,” says Leo. “Health policy management is at the intersection of health and business, which is where our first-aid…

QUVI

to dishwashers or any of the tools needed to properly sanitize. Our goal is to help solve this issue by making water bottle sanitization more accessible to people all across…

2019 Faculty Entrepreneurs Workshop – Agenda

…Innovate Carolina, for this interactive workshop where you’ll explore the answers to these and other questions. Wednesday, June 10 Understanding users amidst social distancing: How to empathize before problem solving…

Ask an Innovator

…The Entrepreneurship Center at Kenan-Flagler Business School. This digital tool makes it easy for you to send your questions to our community of innovators who are ready to assist. It’s…

Free Resources

…a final photo that can be used as marketing collateral. Proto.io Proto.io is an interactive prototyping tool for turning your wireframes and mobile mockups into interactive prototypes, filled with rich…

2018 UNC Innovation Showcase Preview

to to transform billboards into products that help the homeless; an app that helps parents encourage generosity in their children; and a technology that helps students learn chemistry essentials faster…

Q&A: Jill Willett

…desire to give back to younger generations, so it was about creating a structure that channels this energy into some of UNC’s most promising entrepreneurial students. Finding the right mentors…

Venture Catalyst Program

…work together to mentor and guide you as a startup entrepreneur – helping you achieve significant business milestones, build an advisory board, and make connections to a wider network of…

Innovators: Liz Chen and Cristina Leos

to bring access to high-quality sex education to teens who typically don’t have access to it. Now that we’ve formed a tech nonprofit to support our efforts and launched our…

Entrepreneurship Education Series

…the Kenan-Flagler Business School. Discover how these programs work together to give students of all backgrounds the flexibility to shape their own experiences with entrepreneurship – including opportunities that open…

Community Engagement Programs

…for use toward a gap year that is committed to service abroad. Learn More Eve Carson Scholarship The Eve Carson Scholarship champions scholars to write stories they wouldn’t otherwise be…

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Team Vision, Mission, Values Brand Strategy Networks Reports…

I&E Resources

…up career skills and dive into new disciplines. You’ll also find many opportunities to network with fellow attendees and get exposed to new ideas. Net Impact Conference The Net Impact…

ACCelerate Festival

to target medicines to tumors or micro-needles for painless transfer of medicine via the skin. Exhibit: Simulations and Machine Learning in Pharmacy –The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy’s use of…

Innovation Showcase – FAQ

…Ventures chosen to present will be assigned a room and time. Participants will have access to a detailed agenda to choose how they want to spend their hour. Following the…

Innovation Strategy

…All told, the work of translation from idea to impact is too far-reaching to be tied to a few programs or tactics. Innovation and entrepreneurship cannot be confined to any…

The Looma Project

…feel of a farmer’s market through a network of tablets that play short videos connecting consumers to the people behind their products. The videos merge the online and offline experience,…

Campus Programs

Social Entrepreneurship Creating social change through the founding of new organizations such as social enterprises, non-profits or for profit companies and entrepreneurship Community Engagement Creating social change through volunteerism,…

Funding Landscape Series

…startups can use to bridge this gap. Get a step-by-step overview of the funding stages that faculty ventures need to know. If one chose to personify different states based on…

Policy & Governance Programs

…UNC students to discuss community issues and formulate responses to them. Roosevelt also provides a platform for students to find a broader audience for ideas they care about. Learn More…

Assure Technologies

…then one can bring safety and assurance to care that currently doesn’t exist.”Neonatal and early pediatric patients are particularly vulnerable to medication errors. Studies have found that up to 17.8…

Face Mask Primer

…pesky particles to sneak through in between the layers of plastic. 2. It must fit correctly and tightly to the face. In order for a respirator to achieve and pass…

CaRE-Vent

…Shellie Edge, Innovate Carolina Biomedical engineering student Thomas Kierski works on the ventilator prototype at the Toshiba manufacturing facility in Research Triangle Park. (Photo courtesy of Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions)…