News

Thursday, March 30, 2017

In the current semester, Metzgar invited business owners from the University’s Ventureprise group, which is based in the PORTAL Building. He focused on five businesses in need of assistance. Students work in groups and choose which businesses they want to work with in the class. Click here to read more.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Shark Tank, the critically acclaimed, business-themed show is continuing the search for the best entrepreneurs with the best businesses and products that America has to offer. The Emmy-winning show features The Sharks – tough, self-made, multi-millionaire and billionaire tycoons who give budding entrepreneurs the chance to make their American dreams come true; potentially securing deals that could make them millionaires.
 

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Bank of America is committing $1.5 million to the Exponential Campaign in support of research at UNC Charlotte in the Data Science Initiative. Read more about this here.


Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article137669653.html#storylink=cpy
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Thursday, March 9, 2017

The NC Science Festival events at UNC Charlotte are going to feature expanded kid science workshops and a 'BIG' expo. Read more about this at Inside UNC Charlotte.

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Archived News

Redecam USA Makes Strategic Move to Charlotte

Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Redecam USA Makes Strategic Move to Charlotte As of March 1, 2016, Redecam USA’s head office will be located in Charlotte, North Carolina, marking the beginning of a renewed commitment to the North American market. The move to Charlotte will allow us to better serve our customers, as it offers: A...

Charlotte Venture Challenge

Monday, February 29, 2016
The Charlotte Venture Challenge is a start-up competition for early-stage high growth companies. The competition has a history of producing and showcasing some of the Southeast’s most successful early-stage companies. Based on the UNC Charlotte campus, Ventureprise, Inc. is a regional public-private non-profit that supports the commercial success of early-stage, innovation driven entrepreneurs. The deadline for entering this year's Charlotte Venture Challenge is this Thursday, March 3rd. Please visit the Charlotte Venture Challenge website for information about the event.

CRI offers new Targeted Research Seed Grant Program

Thursday, February 25, 2016
The Charlotte Research Institute is pleased to announce its Targeted Research Seed Grant Program. Serving as a catalyst for UNC Charlotte faculty, this new program offers internal funds intended to (1) initiate new intellectual directions for faculty, (2) help generate more compelling grant submissions to federal agencies, and (3) foster new relationships across colleges, departments, and centers.    Awards will be made for both large projects (maximum budget $60,000 for up to one year) and small projects (maximum budget $10,000 for up to six months).  Details on...

Research Award Announcement for January 2016

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of January, 2016. The total amount awarded for the month of January, 2016 (FY2016) was $752,503  which brings the total to $25,997,559 for FY2016.   To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

UNC Charlotte PORTAL Building to House Sealed Air's Initial Relocation Efforts

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Sealed Air's Initial Relocation Efforts Vice Chancellor of Research and Economic Development Bob Wilhelm talks about the University’s partnership with Sealed Air and the role the University will play in helping to seamlessly welcome the company to the region.  Click here.

Sealed Air Partnership Underscores University's Commitment to Industry Partnerships

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Sealed Air Partnership  Vice Chancellor of Research and Economic Development Bob Wilhelm talks about the University’s strong track record of industry partnerships.  Click here.

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.

Research Award Announcement for December 2015

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of November, 2015. The total amount awarded for the month of December, 2015 (FY2016) was $967,194 which brings the total to $25,245,056 for FY2016.   To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.