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DIF: Diversity and Inclusion Innovation Funds

About DIF

Diversity and Inclusion Innovation Funds (DIF) offers funding to support Stanford graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in the development of a project that will advance diversity within those populations.

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The DIF application is closed.

Review the DIF Overview and Proposal Guidelines.

Recent News

Oct 23 2019 | Stanford News
Three community groups that focus on children’s health, welfare and education have won Stanford University 2019 Community Partnership Awards. This year’s award winners are the Children’s Health Council, CrashCourse and Future Advancers of Science and Technology. Stanford’s Office of Government and...
Jun 24 2019 | Stanford Medicine
Cooper Galvin remembers being inspired to become a scientist back when he was a high schooler in Alaska. Galvin, now a graduate student in biophysics at Stanford, was encouraged to follow his own interests, and was given the support and space to experiment, make mistakes, and try, try again. At...
Jun 17 2019 | Stanford Earth
The challenges facing humanity today – rising demands for energy, water, food, and livable land in the wake of a steadily growing global population – are critical. At a diploma ceremony June 16, Dean Stephan Graham told graduates of the School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences (Stanford...
Nov 30 2018 | Stanford Magazine
A lively group of graduate students and postdoctoral researchers is on a mission to show the public why science is cool, one podcast episode at a time. Their weekly audio show, Goggles Optional, offers a professional yet humorous take on the latest happenings in science. Now in its fifth year, the...