Philanthropy

Across all seven schools, Stanford has a valid portfolio of courses relevant to social entrepreneurship.

Project-based courses: where you can work on your social venture idea.

Lecture-based, skills and framework courses: to develop basic skills necessary to launch and grow an organization, or to help with funding a social venture or supporting social entrepreneurship in other ways.

Lecture-based, field overview courses: to get a broader landscape view of a particular domain or approach to social impact

 

The listed philanthropy courses will cover topics such as foundations and grantmaking.

 

course & name

project-based

skills for social impact

context & process of change

Philanthropy and Civil Society (POLISCI 334)

Autumn, Winter, Spring

  X  

Strategic Philanthropy (GSBGEN 381)

Autumn

    X

Strategic Philanthropy (EDUC 377C)

Autumn

  X  

Theories of Civil Society, Philanthropy, and the Nonprofit Sector (POLISCI 236)

Spring

  X X

The Politics of Humanitarianism (ANTHRO 337)

Winter

  X X

Strategic Philanthropy and Impact Investing (GSBGEN 319)

Spring

  X  
 

Last updated on September 23, 2014. All courses are subject to change. Check with Stanford Explore Courses for the latest information. Consult with your department for credit and degree information.