Students for Social Impact

Students for Social Impact is an international exchange programme for students with an idea for a social venture that will address a local problem or global challenge. University students from Canada and the UK contribute to life-changing social enterprises, gain valuable overseas experience, and connect with other young leaders of the future.

Check out the links below to learn more about the programme, and find out how to apply for 2016.

DEADLINE EXTENSION: WEDNESDAY 27 APRIL 2016

Students for Social Impact 2016

About SSIM

A social enterprise work-study programme for talented students in the UK and Canada.

Students for Social Impact 2016

Apply Now for 2016!

Are you a Canadian or British university student with an idea for a social venture to address a local problem or global challenge? If so, Students for Social Impact may be for you.

Students for Social Impact 2016

Let's Talk about SSIM

What happens when a group of students and aspiring social entrepreneurs come together for the first time? Community and change were the topics of the day.

Students for Social Impact 2016

2016 Opportunities and Prizes

Students for Social Impact offers a full programme of challenging and rewarding opportunities for student social entrepreneurs throughout the summer.

Students for Social Impact 2016

Our Partners SSIM

Thank you to the partners who have made Students for Social Impact possible.

Students for Social Impact 2016

2015 Alumni

Learn more about our first cohort of Students for Social Impact participants.

Students for Social Impact 2016

2015 Hosts

Find out about the award-winning and life-changing social enterprises from across Canada and the UK that hosted Students for Social Impact students in 2015.