Entrepreneurship: Turning Thinkers Into Doers

Championing change, persisting in the face of failure and innovating in the face of barriers to transform ideas into viable ventures.

    Entrepreneurship Funding Priorities

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    Harnessing Seaweed’s Full Potential

    Carolina students are changing the world.

    Conrad Ma

    Thinking Outside the Beatbox

    “One thing I appreciate a lot about Carolina is the innovation spirit..."


    Transforming Entrepreneurship

    "The skills of entrepreneurial thinking and problem-solving are a natural fit for the liberal arts."


    Changing Student Mindsets

    “Before the Shuford Program, I wasn’t doing that well academically…”


    Revolutionary Discovery for Drug Development

    “The company was made possible with technology developed at UNC…”

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    Silicon Valley Internships

    “We have a close community of UNC alumni…”