gALPHA Social Justice

gALPHA Social Justice is powered by the American Family Insurance Institute, the UW-Madison Social Justice Hub, and gener8tor. The free 4-week program works exclusively with UW-Madison students and recent graduates committed to making a positive impact in the world.

Up to 8 students or teams will be selected for the gALPHA Social Justice program taking place at the Social Justice Hub at Union South.


Fall 2019 gALPHA Social Justice

Program Dates: November 8, 2019 - December 10, 2019


Participants Receive:

  • Individualized coaching and mentorship from the gener8tor team and Social Justice Hub staff during weekly, one-on-one meetings.

  • One-on-one meetings with mentors including social entrepreneurs and subject matter experts.

  • Exclusive Showcase reception during which participants have the opportunity to pitch to one another and an intimate audience of invited guests.

  • Opportunity to build relationships within each cohort of participants and the community of gener8tor and gBETA/gALPHA alumni.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can apply?

gALPHA Social Justice works with UW-Madison undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent alumni who are committed to addressing social justice issues.

What stage do I need to be at?

The program considers applicants at any stage, from the idea stage to a more developed initiative that can use support.

What kind of commitment do you need from me?

The time commitment involves 1 or 2 one-hour meetings per week for the month-long program.

Free program? What's the catch?

None! Thanks to the support of American Family Insurance Institute and gener8tor, this program is 100% free to participants!

If you are interested in learning more, sign up for Office Hours
or contact gBETA Social Impact Director, Lauren Usher.