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

Research Award Announcement for April, 2014

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of April 2014.   The total amount awarded for the month of April 2014 (FY2014) was $1,683,705 which brings the total to $27,342,230 for FY2014. To view the full announcement, please click the link here. For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

Updated Policy for NIH and AHRQ Application Submission

Monday, May 5, 2014
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) have changed their policy on application submissions to allow applicants, following an unsuccessful resubmission (A1) application, to submit the same idea as a new (A0) application for the next appropriate due date. The subsequent new application does not have to include any substantial changes in scientific direction from previously reviewed submissions, and it must not contain an introduction responding to critiques from the previous review. For details, see NOT-OD-14-074. Other related NIH...

2014 Charlotte Venture Challenge Winners Selected

Friday, May 2, 2014
7 Winners of 36 Competing Teams Awarded over $60,000 in Cash Prizes Charlotte, NC (May 2, 2014) – Over 250 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate innovation leaders, university faculty and students gathered on May 1, 2014 at UNC Charlotte’s new PORTAL Building to hear pitches by 36 early stage ventures selected from over 100 entrants in the 13th annual Charlotte Venture Challenge. The finalists included companies from Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Student teams represented eight colleges and universities. The PORTAL building, opened in February 2014, was...

Research Award Announcement for March, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of March 2014.   The total amount awarded for the month of March 2014 (FY2014) was $1,993,595 which brings the total to $25,658,525 for FY2014. To view the full announcement, please click the link here. For past awards visit the Department Reports page.