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


    Monitoring Disease through Social Media

    Can social media help track the spread of disease?


    Solutions to child care during COVID-19

    Finding a personal and professional balance


    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."