LIFT challenges undergraduate and graduate students to propose blended finance and impact investing strategies for sustainability solutions that will drive social equity and economic mobility. LIFT is part of the Ackerman Center for Excellence in Sustainability’s Invest for the Future Initiative and is powered by Bank of America.
During the Academic Year BLiS provides opportunities for students to build their business sustainability skills to assess North Carolina companies to determine the winners of our annual Sustainability Awards.
The UNC Sustainability Awards recognize leadership and best practice for three winners: An established and entrepreneurial North Carolina business that shows innovation, initiative and impact in sustainability, as well as a Kenan-Flagler Distinguished Alumnus in Sustainability.
ACES was pleased to facilitate the award of the Stacia L. Wood Social Impact Summer Grant to six deserving MBA students so that they could pursue internships with a focus on social impact and sustainability. Learn more about their experiences in the summer of 2023.