DFA empowers students to tackle social challenges with human-centered design. Interdisciplinary collaboration, learning by doing, and real-world partnerships allow DFAers to build communities and create positive change.
Local projects showcase the DFA network in action. Interdisciplinary teams apply the design process to tackle extraordinary challenges in health, economy, education, and environment. DFA projects fuse collaboration, leadership, and creativity.
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National Leadership Studio
DFA Leadership Studio is the signature, five-day design sprint and leadership conference designed to prepare the best leaders in our network for the upcoming year.
National Sponsored Projects
Design for America national partnership projects unite companies and the DFA Network to address timely social innovation initiatives. Corporations connect with smart, self-motivated, well-trained students who in turn gain real-world experience and a glimpse inside a company’s culture and innovation process.