Program Overview

Duke Energy is thrilled to announce a $2 million investment in workforce development grants for UNC system schools in the Duke Energy Progress territory, including:

  • East Carolina University
  • Fayetteville State University
  • NC State University
  • UNC-Asheville
  • UNC-Pembroke
  • UNC-Wilmington

Grants will support workforce training programs that recruit new and retain existing industries aligned with Duke Energy’s economic development focus areas. The intention of the program is to provide a financial boost that extends university expertise, provides rewarding opportunities for students and helps revitalize target industries in North Carolina.

The North Carolina Community Foundation is pleased to administer this program on behalf of Duke Energy. 

For details about this program and the application process, click here.

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