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Carolina Innovation Scholarship Program

You think you have the next big idea(s) or solution.

If this sounds like you, then you should consider the following Excel@Carolina opportunity.

Program Overview:
The Carolina Innovation Scholarship Program helps launch the careers of scholars who are ready to start new ventures or solve an issue they’re passionate about, providing them with the resources and skills to turn their ideas into reality. Scholars receive the following:

  • Guaranteed acceptance into the College‚Äôs Minor in Entrepreneurship and other key courses in Entrepreneurship
  • Guidance with placement into internship
  • A wide and growing network of entrepreneurs and support organizations
  • Award that covers the full cost of tuition, fees, room and board that is renewable for four years

Read more about the Carolina Innovation Scholarship Program and learn about current scholars.

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Professor Joe Bob Hester teaches class at UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication
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