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 Applications

Stanford Seed is looking for high-potential CEOs or founders based in Africa and India to participate in the Seed Transformation Program.

Application Deadline: 15 June 2019

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.
Profiles of Promise
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Stanford Seed Profiles of Promise
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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
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Stanford Seed Profiles of Purpose
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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
May 2, 2018
This year's Tapestry Award winner swore to return to Africa to help alleviate its poverty. Stanford Seed gave him that chance.
Clinton Etheridge | Photo by ToniBird Photography