Funding opportunities for your research:

Bridging UNC Charlotte Academic and Entrepreneurship Knowledge


Connecting your ideas with our expertise and resources to focus on customer-centered innovation and entrepreneurship.

At Ventureprise, you will benefit from the resources we are able to provide; mentoring, networking opportunities, and NSF funding. While facilitating a supportive network including peers, faculty, industry experts and community members, we will guide you through a customer discovery program to strengthen your path to market.

"I-Corps gives you another dimension to your research that you need to work on, exposing you to the industry."

Shahriar Jalal Nibir, I-Corps Participant




UNC Charlotte Faculty and Student NSF I-Corp Participation

73 Teams

47 faculty

121 Students

7 teams participated in $50k national i-corps program




Over $1.8M in additional funding raised by program graduates.