Finalist teams will present their proposals for Detroit PAL's Kids At The Corner Campaign on Feb. 9!
The Social Impact Track of the Michigan Business Challenge provides a $26K prize pool for student social entrepreneurs.
The Center is proud to sponsor the 2015 Ross MBAs Across America team traversing the country working with social entrepreneurs from Detroit to Kansas City.

Important Dates

  1. Feb 9

    Social Impact Challenge Finals

    6th Floor Colloquium, Ross School of Business
    5:00 pm — 8:00 pm
  2. Feb 16

    Board Fellows Forum: An Inside Look At Foundations

    R0420, Ross School of Business
    5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
  3. Feb 19

    Michigan Business Challenge: Social Impact Track Finals

    Ross School of Business, various locations
    12:00 pm — 5:00 pm

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Nonprofit Board Service

Board Fellowship Program

Prepare for mission-driven leadership and develop project management and executive skills as a board member of a nonprofit in Southeast Michigan such as United Way and Girls on the Run. Through this multidisciplinary program graduate students gain real-world insight into the workings  of a nonprofit board, contribute to an organization’s success, and build the tools to deliver social impact.


Social Impact Course Guide

Are you looking for classes on social impact topics offered across campus? 

Would you like to explore social impact course offerings around the University of Michigan? The Center for Social Impact maintains a list of undergraduate and graduate courses offered at the Ross School of Business and across the University of Michigan. Focus areas include social entrepreneurship and innovation, public policy and social impact law, nonprofit and public management, social impact funding, and related topics.