UNC System Challenge Grant

The UNC Challenge Grant Program supports public outreach and science education by University of North Carolina System campuses as part of the North Carolina Science Festival (NCSF). Participating campuses offer science-themed public events that highlight UNC System leadership, scholarship and service, through expos, lab tours, guest speakers and other educational activities. These events provide multiple entry points for the System's world-class experts to interact with the general public and provide opportunities for North Carolinians to explore STEM research on UNC campuses.

This year, the North Carolina Science Festival is proud to support the following events: