Stanford Seed

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 Internship Applications

We are now accepting applications for student internships, available to all Stanford students. View the positions and apply here. The application deadline is Friday, February 7, 2020.

The Seed Effect
The Seed Effect
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.
Profiles of Promise
Stanford Seed Profiles of Promise
Business leaders in emerging economies and Stanford students share experiences of working together to create impact for their companies and regions.
Profiles of Purpose Intro: The Problem Solvers
Stanford Seed Profiles of Purpose
Be inspired by the passion and purpose of entrepreneurs who have completed the Seed Transformation Program. Be sure to watch the entire series.
June 15, 2018
How a Ghanaian entrepreneur stitched together a clothing company that employs and houses homeless women.
SEED transformation participant, Linda Ampah | Gabriela Hasbun