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Make Impact & Apply for the UIF Program

The University Innovation Fellows (UIF) program empowers students around the world to become agents of change in higher education.Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University

What University Innovation Fellows Do

Fellows represent the student voice in the global conversation about the future of education. They become deeply familiar with the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem at their schools, working closely with faculties, administrators and community stakeholders. They develop design thinking skills and learn a variety of design approaches that support their work as change agents.

Why Should You Join?

  • Enroll in a Stanford University training on design thinking
  • Create a great network of important stakeholders
  • Tackle problems that matter
  • Join an interdisciplinary UIF team in Twente
  • Be part of an international community
  • Visit Stanford University in Silicon valley and get inspired!


This year, as a pilot, not 4 but 20 students will be invited to join the team. Sign up by sending a motivation letter of maximum 300 words to latest on the 25th of May.

We hope to see you soon! In case of any questions feel free to reach out to