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At NC State, you’ll have the opportunities, resources and guidance to help you grow a big concept into an exciting reality.

Bright Ideas Spur Bold Innovation

The entrepreneurial spirit is contagious at NC State.

Our student entrepreneurs benefit from a supportive network that includes driven peers, faculty experts, invested alumni and engaged community members. Through a wide range of clubs, academic programs and events dedicated to business development and growth, you can make valuable connections and gain access to the resources necessary to get your startup venture off the ground.

Whether you’re a prospective student visiting campus for the first time or a current student with an innovative concept, let us help you find the programs, places and people to bring your ideas to life.

Entrepreneurship Scholarships

NC State Entrepreneurship Scholarships are awarded to deserving NC State students who have outstanding achievements in or involvements with entrepreneurship activities.

A Path for Any Pursuit

Our vibrant community of entrepreneurial minds encourages ambition and nurtures innovation. Through the groups featured here — along with an ever-growing list of additional clubs — our students build relationships with like-minded peers, engaged faculty members and experienced industry mentors as they develop their own startups.

At NC State, there’s an organization for every type of entrepreneur.

Prototyping Equipment

The Entrepreneurship Garage offers our members on-site prototyping equipment to assist with their entrepreneurial projects.

Mentorship Program

The goal of the Entrepreneurship Mentors Program is to accelerate the growth of our students through connections to a tribe of mentors that volunteer their valuable time to help our entrepreneurs succeed.