Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Virginia creates opportunities for students to learn about and minor in social entrepreneurship.
We offer experiential classes, fellowships, workshops, speakers, hackathons, concept competitions, Global Field Experiences and internships.
Social Entrepreneurs are committed to solving the major challenges facing the planet today. They take innovative and creative approaches to develop sustainable solutions to a range of problems from poverty, malnutrition, and homelessness and to lack of access to education, health care and dignified work. Those solutions may take the form of innovative financially sustainable non-profits, world changing for-profits, or a range of hybrid models in between, including innovative financing like venture philanthropy, social impact bonds, public-private partnerships and impact investing.
To learn more about the work of SE@UVA, please visit our 2018 Annual Report.