The IDEA Hub is a campus-wide initiative started under the egis of CIED that facilitates hands-on learning for social and creative entrepreneurship at UC Santa Cruz through a network of incubation hubs, student fellowships, workshops, and community mentorships. This new program invites student innovation, from any major, in responding to the critical challenges facing society. By engaging in this program, graduate and undergraduate students receive training and funding that can transform their ideas into powerful, impactful projects.