Ballard Scholar for Social Innovation

Giving undergraduate students of all majors the skills they need to make a meaningful, sustainable, and impactful difference.


Complete both of the following foundation courses:

Innovation Methodologies

Complete one of the following*:


Complete one of the following*:

*Alternative experience may be approved by the Ballard Center.


  • Priority status for grant funding
  • Listing on Ballard Center website
  • Invitation to Social Innovator of the Year Luncheon


Let us know by completing the application below: 

Ballard Scholar Application

1 Counts towards the Civic Engagement Minor

2 Counts towards the International Development Minor 

3 Counts towards the Non-Profit Minor