Appalachian State University
Faculty in the Walker College of Business investigated student and faculty attitudes regarding entrepreneurship and, more specifically, entrepreneurship education.
North Carolina State University
Building upon its tradition as a land-grant university, NC State’s Economic Development Partnership (EDP) was established in early 2003 to proactively link the unique multi-disciplinary resources of the university with industry, government, and communities to foster economic growth.
University of North Carolina at Asheville
The HUB Project is an initiative undertaken by public, private and nonprofit organizations to create sustainable economic development for the City of Asheville and Buncombe County.
University of North Carolina School of the Arts and Winston Salem State University
The Center for Design Innovation (CDI) is set up to help ideas and companies in the creative sector gain traction and grow. CDI conducts cross-disciplinary research, fosters entrepreneurial activity, and provides educational programming focused on design and innovation.