Funding Priority

Signature Initiatives

Our Signature Initiatives address issues and opportunities that emerge over the course of the campaign, leveraging our strengths to remain responsive to the times and needs of the people.

Campaign Funding Priorities

Explore Stories

Close-up of Anita Brown-Graham posting in front of The Well at UNC-Chapel Hill.
Community

New funding for statewide youth employment program

Blue Cross NC award fuels Carolina Across 100’s “Our State, Our Work” program.

Health

Healing Heart Muscle

Reprogramming heart muscle cells for healthier outcomes

Health

Showing Teens the Real Cost

Carolina researchers find that Real Cost anti-vaping ads are effective at discouraging youth from vaping

Faculty Support

Shifting Policy with Theodore M. Shaw

Carolina civil rights expert Theodore M. Shaw reflects on new federal clemency for marijuana possession

Arts

Film Beyond the Stars

Cosmic Rays film festival encourages students to push boundaries and brings experimental art to Chapel Hill

A UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy student takes notes during class.
Health

Strengthening Diversity, Improving Care

Grants to the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will support diversity and rural care programs.