Download the Eshelman Institute for Innovation 2020 Annual Impact Report
The Eshelman Institute for Innovation was established in 2014 with a $100 million commitment from Dr. Fred Eshelman. The Institute provides grant funding to UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy faculty who are collaborating with scientists, health care providers and educators both inside and outside UNC-Chapel Hill, including academia, industry and foundations.
- Discovery Grants: Innovative research designed to generate proof of concept for ideas with transformative potential in science, medicine, health care delivery, or health care education.
- Translational Grants: Research designed to further validate transformative technology or services beyond their initial proof of concept, with the goal of improving their commercial readiness.