About Students4Change

Students4Change is a project seeking to improve the quality and relevance of academic programs aimed for the development of innovation and social entrepreneurship competencies in Latin American Universities, and to increase the capacity to resolve the urgent social problems our region is encountering.

The project Students4Change was co-financed by the European Union within its Erasmus+ Program: Capacity Building in the Field of Higher Education

The main goal of the project was to develop competences in Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship of the curricular plan within higher education institutions in Latin America.


Who was part of Students4Change?

Training Workshop, Porto Alegre, Brazil (July 2018).


Latin American Summit for Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, Bogota, Colombia (April 2019).


Students4Change: Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship in Academia, Mexico City, Mexico (August 2019). 


European Universities:

  • Université Grenoble Alpes (France). 
  • Technische Universität Dortmund (Germany).
  • Universidade de Aveiro (Portugal).
  • Universidad del País Vasco / Euskal HerrikoUnibertsitatea (Spain)
  • Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain).

Latin American Universities:

  • Latin American Universities: Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil).
  • UNIMINUTO (Colombia).
  • Universidad de Caldas (Colombia).
  • Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica (Costa Rica).
  • Universidad de Costa Rica (Costa Rica).
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (Chile).
  • Universidad de Talca (Chile).
  • Universidad de Colima (Mexico).
  • Tecnológico de Monterrey (Mexico) as the Coordinator.

International NGO: 

  • Ashoka, Chile.

External Evaluation:  

  • Columbus Association.


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