The Dianne Kipnes Endowed Fund for Social Innovation supports projects from alumni of Fielding’s School of Psychology and School of Leadership Studies that demonstrate innovation and collaboration for improving the lives of individuals, organizations, or communities. Projects can consist of research and/or professional practice efforts. Applications are sought annually for projects of up to a two-year duration. For more information, contact Charles McClintock, Director of the Institute for Social Innovation (

Current and Previous Recipients

2020 Kate McAlpine






2019 Larry Gebhardt  Larry-Gebhardt-235x300





2018 Carrie Arnold