Funding Priority

Innovation and Impact

The Culture of Innovation builds on a collaborative culture already strong among the faculty, particularly in areas such as applied physical sciences, computational sciences and biomedical engineering. Four priorities will keep us at the forefront of every research horizon and focused on impact in everything we do. They span many disciplines, and funding them will ensure we tackle the world’s biggest problems from many angles.

Campaign Funding Priorities

Innovation and Impact Funding Priorities

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Donor

Preparing the next generation of energy leaders

The Duke Energy Foundation funds Carolina programs that prepare future leaders for the energy workforce.

Caleb King
Innovation

A Homecoming for a Convergent Scientist

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

Health

Precision Cancer Treatments

"It's an exciting approach; we hit the tumor hard with little toxicity, leaving room for other therapy."

Innovation

Harnessing PRINT

"I think at the end of the day, we learn the most from those we have the least in common with."

Innovation

Virtual Lung Project

At UNC-Chapel Hill, a team of researchers, including Rich Superfine, see a path toward eliminating lung disease.

Research

Clean Water for All

Individualized Medicine at the Molecular Level