Stanford Seed

An enthusiastic group of Seed Transformation Program participants

Seed, the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies, partners with entrepreneurs in emerging markets to build thriving enterprises that transform lives.

Now Accepting Applications

Stanford Seed is currently accepting applications for the 2021 coaching program.
Learn more about the program, then apply online by March 1, 2020.

The Seed Effect
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The Seed Effect
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We’ve collected the data — from Stanford to Africa and India. See how we’re working to end the cycle of global poverty and transform lives.

Meet Entrepreneurs

Profiles of Purpose – Elsie Dogbegah
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Elsie Dogbeah: Yes She Can
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Elsie Dogbeah, owner of Home Fresh Foods, an agro-processor of African ethnic foods, shares her passion for creating a woman-centric business.

Meet Student Interns

Profiles of Promise: David Rosenzweig
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David Rosenzweig, Seed Intern
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Meet David Rosenzweig, a Stanford student studying international relations and economics, who interned at The Good Food Company in Kenya.

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