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Research and Innovation Solutions Identity 2Announcing Gillings Innovation Labs:  These are open to faculty members with primary appointments at the school of public health.  See application materials.  Non-binding letters of intent are due September 2, 2014.

Call for Entries! The Future Technologies for Water Competition (FTW) aims to identify breakthrough technologies for safe water with a sustainable business plan with wide-scale applicability. The first-place winner will receive $15,000, and the second place winner will receive $5,000. The competition is managed by the Water Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and sponsored by Takata Corporation. Visit the Water Institute for rules and entry information. 

Carolina KickStart, part of the NC TraCS Institute is hosting the 2014 BioEntrepreneur Workshop on July 17-18th. This two-day workshop, held at the Rizzo Conference Center, is intended for early-stage startup ideas from faculty, staff and students. We’ll combine a mix of lecture and hands-on programs to help move your idea forward. 

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In 2007, Dennis Gillings and Joan Gillings made a $50 million pledge to the school of public health because of the school’s excellent and entrepreneurial track record in research, teaching, and practice. More information about programs funded by the gift is found here.
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