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A Different Kenan-Flagler Experience

Each year, the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise distinguishes a highly select group of incoming UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School students as Kenan Scholars. Through the scholars program, these exceptional students are exposed to the central role business plays in finding long-term solutions to the greatest challenges facing our world today.

Your gift to the Kenan Scholars Fund:

  • Provides financial support for highly motivated Kenan-Flagler students to have life-changing experiences
  • Prepares students with government leaders and policymakers to address today’s business challenges
  • Inspires the next generation to use their talents and skills to make the world a better place.

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Become a Friend of the Kenan Scholars Fund today by committing annual financial support to the program and its outstanding students.

Annual Support
Attendance for two Kenan Scholars at a business leader forum
Exploratory funds for two Kenan Scholars
Public sector internship expenses for one Kenan Scholar
Total program expenses for one Kenan Scholar

If you would like to structure a custom gift to support the program, please contact:

David Knowles
Director of Business Development and Finance
Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise

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Developing the next generation of business leaders requires dedicated resources.

The Kenan Scholars program provides a world-class, transformative scholarship experience for exceptional students who are committed to learning and working at the intersection of business, academia, policy, government and the nonprofit sector at home or abroad.