Leading for Impact

At Tsinghua University

For future leaders in social entrepreneurship

Would you like to learn hands-on what it takes to implement an innovative idea? Do you aspire to become a future leader in social entrepreneurship?

If so, join the first edition of Leading for Impact in China, offered by Tsinghua x-lab Social Innovation Hub at Tsinghua University, The Skoll Center for Social Entrepreneurship at University of Oxford and the DO School.

As a Tsinghua University student or x-lab member, this is your opportunity to learn and apply the DO School Method – a globally tested approach which empowers you with the skills you need to put your ideas into action. With its unique learning-by-doing approach, you will work on a real-life business Challenge and get to hone your entrepreneurial and leadership skills. 

The BE and DO Phases

The Leading for Impact Program encompasses two phases:

BE Phase

Take your personal development to the next level. This phase is designed to help you gain the skills, emotional intelligence and confidence you’ll need to further your leadership capabilities.

DO Phase

Make a real difference. During the second phase, you will gain entrepreneurship skills while working on a concrete business challenge (see below for open challenges).

What you get

  • Receive the full tuition scholarship (3000 EUR) to be part of the first Leading for Impact in China, co-developed by the 3 leading educational institutions in the field of social innovation
  • Create direct impact by solving a real-life challenge which is relevant to Chinese society. Selected participants will be invited to join a core team to help roll out their new initiative to more institutions in China
  • Gain a holistic skillset, learn from the best, and nurture your own vision
  • Become a member of the DO School Global Social Entrepreneurship network and interact with other global young leaders who share your interests and ambitions
  • China Management Internship opportunity at the DO School (one slot), working with the DO School C level management team, to shape future development in China

Who should apply?

You are currently a student studying at Tsinghua University including last year undergraduate / master / Phd student or a Tsinghua x-lab member and you are curious and full of ideas. And you’re aiming to become one of the future leaders in social entrepreneurship and would like to create real impact.

Sound like you? Then apply for our open Challenge and join the Leading for Impact Program. 

Please note that the Program is held in English. 

Open Challenges

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