Innovation: Inspiring Ideas, Creating Solutions, Making Tomorrow

Building bridges that bring people from different disciplines together to lend their expertise to different sides of problem-solving, inspiring a community to imagine, design and create.

    Innovation Funding Priorities

    Explore Stories


    The New Normal

    UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media students, faculty and staff are innovating to connect our community online and continue education remotely.



    "I wanted to be that kind of support for teachers."


    A Tobacco Road Partnership

    Teaming up to support startups in Kenya

    Chancellor's Spotlight

    Uniquely Carolina

    "Carolina is, at its core, an institution grounded in the principles of convergent science."


    Startup Funds for Carolina Students

    Funding to move students’ concepts to reality.

    Caleb King

    A Homecoming for a Convergent Scientist

    When it comes to convergent science, Caleb King is the man to lead the way.