2017-18 Annual Report
Read the success stories from the 2017-18 academic year from the programs that make up NC State Entrepreneurship.
Entrepreneurship Programs Collaborate to Support Apex Friendship High School
"It is not just a curriculum; it is a way of learning." -- That's how local area high school teacher Dan Jackson describes his approach to teaching entrepreneurship.
Alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner Selected for Inc’s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs
The buzz surrounding NC State alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner's company isn't dying down. Founder Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, 25, was recently selected as one of Inc.'s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs of 2018.
2018 Lulu eGames Winners
On Thursday, April 5, over 500 people gathered in Stewart Theatre to see the next generation of entrepreneurs at the Lulu eGames LIVE, NC State's annual startup competition.
2018 Lulu eGames Finalists Announced
NC State's annual startup competition is back! Meet the 2018 Lulu eGames finalist teams.
Social Innovation Students Tackle Issues Related to Food and Water
In early fall, 30 students were selected to join the first cohort of the Social Innovation Fellows. The program, supported through the Institute for Nonprofits, pairs student teams with nonprofits and projects tackling issues related to food and water insecurity. […]
NC State Ranks Top 20 in Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs
NC State has been ranked by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine as a "Top 25 Best Undergrad Programs for Entrepreneurs in 2018," coming in at no. 19 on the list.
Lulu eGames Winners Announced
The winners of the 2017 Lulu eGames have been announced. Over 350 people attended the Lulu eGames LIVE event on Thursday, April 20 to see who would walk away a winner, with $100,000 in prize money available for NC State entrepreneurs! […]
Entrepalooza Winners: WalkPool & MEDTRAQ
On Thursday, Sept.15 the NC State Entrepreneurship Initiative hosted Entrepalooza – an annual entrepreneurship and innovation festival. The main feature of the event was the Minute to Pitch It competition, where students had 60 seconds to pitch their ideas for […]
Trakex Selected for Y Combinator Fellowship
Trakex, a company founded by two NC State seniors in the College of Engineering, has been selected for the competitive Y Combinator Fellowship program, as one of approximately 60 fellows from a pool of more than 6,000 applicants.