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Make an Impact

An investment in the Global Innovation Exchange is an investment that can change the world.


Your generosity enables us to build talent that leverages emerging technologies to address local and global challenges. GIX provides a place where students can bring their love of technology, their aspirations, and their drive to make a difference in the world and learn best practices from experts on the cutting edge of research and implementation. The customized learning experiences we offer prepare them to work across the traditional boundaries of culture and discipline, apply methodologies in diverse contexts, and develop meaningful solutions to some of society’s most challenging problems.

It is because of our donors that GIX can offer this unparalleled interdisciplinary educational experience for our students so that they can make a profound, positive impact through technology innovation. You have control over how your donation is used, and can impact in the area that matters most to you.

GIX Scholarship Fund

By contributing to the GIX Scholarship Fund you are providing essential financial support for UW MSTI students. These need-based scholarships help eliminate any financial boundaries students may face during their time in the MSTI program. These gifts help ensure academic success for those who are at an economic disadvantage.

Discretionary Fund

Support GIX by giving a general gift to be utilized in support of critical programs at the director’s discretion to enhance the learning opportunities available within the Steve Ballmer Building. These gifts are important because they are flexible, and they can have immediate impact.


Other Opportunities

Interested in giving a large gift or learning more about other ways to support GIX? Please contact Katelin Cannon, GIX Director of Partnerships & Engagement Programs.