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Corporate and Foundation Relations

Corporate and Foundation Relations, in the Office of Institutional Advancement, serves the University’s mission of advancing knowledge through relationships with corporations and foundations. We support education, research, and scholarship at the University through a proactive process of identifying, initiating, and managing relationships. Whether you're a corporation, small business or organization located in the area or Triangle region, Shaw University offers many opportunities for collaboration and partnership.

For more information on corporate or foundation relations, contact:

Melodie Carter
Director of Donor Relations and Strategic Partnerships
919-546-8320 |

Jobs and Internship Opportunities

Our Experiential Learning and Career Development Center offers a variety of free services to employers interested in hiring students and graduates or listing internship opportunities. These include information tables, listing employment opportunities with us, scheduling on-campus interviews, and resume collection. Please contact our Career Development Center at 919-278-2672 or to discuss partnering with Shaw University.

For more information on jobs and internship opportunities, contact:

David Williams
Career Advisor 

Campus Engagement Opportunities

Shaw University is always looking for opportunities to partner with organizations and communities in ways that further that promote positive community and social change, benefit the public good, provide real world experiences for students, and encourage servant leadership. These experiences can take many forms, ranging from volunteerism to community service to philanthropy to community-based research to advocacy. If you have a community engagement or service opportunity, please contact our Office of Institutional Advancement at 919-546-8260 to discuss your project or initiative.

Employment Opportunities

Shaw University is a great place to work and our employees are one of the University’s most valuable assets. If you are interested in teaching or working at Shaw University, we invite you to explore the current employment opportunities available on our employment website.

Facility Rentals

Our campus offers wonderful facilities for your next corporate or civic meeting, conference, or private functions. We also provide full-service catering by a professional and knowledgeable staff. If you are interested in reserving space for an event on campus or using our campus for any photographic purposes, please contact Chinita Elliott at 919-546-8574 or visit the website to learn more about what we offer.

Athletic Sponsorship

Support the Shaw Bears and increase your company's visibility. Sponsorship is an excellent opportunity for you to promote your company or organization while showing your support for Shaw athletics. To inquire about sponsorship and promotional packages, please contact Jacques Curtis at 919-546-8597.