Funding Priority

Signature Initiatives

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

Signature Initiative Funding Priorities

Explore Stories

Student Support

Recognizing Influential Initiatives

Honoring the initiatives of a former dean

Donor

Preparing the next generation of energy leaders

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

Chancellor's Spotlight

The ‘visionary leader that Carolina needs today’

"He is deeply committed to our University and its mission, prioritizing student success, fostering interdisciplinary collaboration and addressing the critical needs of North Carolina and the world."

Student Support

A Family Trailblazer

Incoming first-year student Izzie Estes will be the first in her family to attend college.

Sciences

Taking a Non-Traditional Path

A community college student's transfer to radiologic science

Women

Changing the Entrepreneurship Landscape

Behind every woman is a group of strong women.