Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School


Knowledge, connections, and support for students to become entrepreneurs and future business leaders.

UNC-CH students are a critical part of the partnership equation that will help elevate North Carolina as a global leader in innovation and entrepreneurship. Learn how students are getting involved with the institute through projects and other experiences!

We offer a variety of interdisciplinary opportunities to graduate and undergraduate students:

Kenan Institute Leadership Fellows

Embodying the core values of UNC Kenan-Flagler, the Kenan Institute Leadership Fellows are committed to seeking collaborative solutions to the most difficult business problems. Each fellow is paired with a Kenan Institute project and expected to lead efforts to increase mutually beneficial partnerships and future expansionary opportunities. Through this two-year leadership development program, Leadership Fellows graduate with fortitude and experience as well as the support of a robust global network.

Meet our Leadership Fellows!
Learn more and apply!

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