Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship


Our new one-stop-shop has officially launched! This is our easy-to-use searchable site is for Students, Faculty, Staff, Community Members, Entrepreneurs, Startups, Mentors and more! 

What you will find on the e-Hub:

  • CIE Programs, Services, and Events
  • Mentor and Engagement Opportunities 
  • Grant and Funding Opportunities
  • Workshops
  • Partner and Community Resources 

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Have something you would like to see on the Hub? Let us know!

Givitas Community

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Greater Wilmington Business Journal Insights

Check out CIE Insights from our Director, Diane Durance! 

In The (New) Beginning…Genesis Block

October 15, 2020

Getting Creative with the Economy

September 27, 2020

Something In The Way You Walk

September 16, 2020

All Hands on Deck for The Blue Economy

September 2, 2020

Lapetus Solutions: The Face Of InsurTech 

August 18, 2020

The CIE, Distanced, Not Disengaged

July 29,2020

Getting A Jump on Job Skills

July 7, 2020

The Coalition

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Started in January 2017, the Coalition is a group of organizations with the goal of helping small business owners and entrepreneurs. We want today's innovators to have the necessary resources to make tomorrow's future possible. Click any of the logos below to learn more about the organizations and resources provided.

For the calendar of events, please visit the Calendar of Events.

Coalition Members logos and websites
UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Cape Fear Community College Small Business Center
Brunswick Community College Small Business Center US Small Business Adminisration
coastal women's ventures Score, Cape Fear Region
tekMountain SBTDC
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