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Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conferences

Posted on Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 by CommunityEngagement.
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UNC Social Entrepreneurship Conference

The UNC System of Higher Learning will host the UNC Social Entrepreneurship Competition and Conference on February 11, 2015.  Teams can compete for cash prizes, $5,000 for first place graduate students ($3,000 for undegraduates), by proposing business development plans.  The deadline for proposals is October 15th, 2014.  More detailed information can be found in the conference flyer.

 

 North Carolina Forward Conference

The North Carolina Forward Conference will be held on February 10, 2015, in conjunction with the UNC Social Entrepreneurship Conference.  Ten-member local innovation councils, comprised of policymakers, investors, entrepreneurs, community advocates, educators, and students should register by January 30, 2015.  More information about can be found in the conference flyer.