The Rist DifferenceMaker® Fellow is designed to engage current, past, and future graduate students; masters, doctoral, and post-doctoral candidates, in building, developing, and expanding the DifferenceMaker® Program and the success of its student teams. The position is supported by the Rist DifferenceMaker® Institute with funds being matched by the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
The Rist Fellow is a part of UMass Lowell’s DifferenceMaker Program. The Rist Fellow will work directly with the DifferenceMaker Program management team. They will be given the opportunity to work on projects that contribute to the institutional innovation and entrepreneurial efforts and goals of DifferenceMaker and UMass Lowell. Furthermore, they will participate in the startup process by working closely with student entrepreneurs to help them build their ventures, compete in national competitions, attend conferences, gain funding, and more.
Apply online to be a Rist DifferenceMaker® Fellow.