DifferenceMaker

Real Solutions For Real Problems.

Are you a DifferenceMaker?

  • You like to solve problems
  • You want to help shape the future
  • You hope to make a difference in your community - or in the world
  • You thrive in a supportive or collaborative environment

Sound like you? Get involved!

A team demonstrates their entry at the DifferenceMaker 2014 Francis College of Engineering Prototyping Competition.

Idea Challenge

We received almost 50 applications for the 2016 $35K Idea Challenge! Please remember to join our workshop series to help you prepare.

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Workshop Series

Do you need help preparing for the Idea Challenge? 

Join our workshops series in February to help prepare you for the $35K Idea Challenge in April!


Real-Life DifferenceMakers

  • Hydraulic Walker

    Hydraulic Walker

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    The Hydraulic Walker utilizes hydraulics, allowing for the legs to be quickly adjusted, so that it can be used on stairs.

  • Playable Therapy

    Playable Therapy

    DifferenceMakers

    Playable Therapy connects video games and physical therapy.

  • Nonspec 

    Nonspec 

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    Nonspec participated in the first annual DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge where they received the prestigious title of “The Campus Wide DifferenceMaker” and the top award of $5,000.