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Program Details

Design & Innovation for Social Change

Program Status:Applications Closed
Priority Deadline:05/01/2013
Apply Now:Currently we are not accepting applications for this program.

Application Requirements

Please include a brief description (1 -2 pages) of a project you are potentially interested in doing. Here are some guiding questions to help you draft your proposal:

• Does your project idea connect a potential local solution to a global problem or need?
• If your project is successful, what difference do you feel it would make and to whom?
• What do you feel are the design and/or entrepreneurial aspects of your project idea?
• What kinds of skills and abilities do you feel are needed to accomplish your project?

Please note applicants are NOT REQUIRED to submit an original project idea to be considered for the program. If you do not have an original project idea, please describe how the HC-DISC program relates to your current work.

Applicants must submit:

  • 1-2 page project/program proposal
  • an unofficial transcript from your home institution, and
  • the names and email addresses of two references


If you have any questions, please contact Priority application deadline is April 1. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until May 1.

Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity in education and employment.

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