For over 80 years, the Institute of Design (ID) has driven business innovation through design. With bold new methods, groundbreaking research, and inspired graduates emerging each year, ID offers organizations unique opportunities to partner.

ID has a variety of ways to interact with our community, no matter your goal or desired level of engagement.

Engage with our innovation community

Develop your innovation talent

Promote innovation in your organization

  • Sponsor classroom projects to explore a challenge in collaboration with a class.
  • Sponsor long-term research to advance specific topics of interest.
  • Sponsor student practicums to engage a student team to focus on hands-on, applied challenges.

Enhance your visibility as an innovator

  • Sponsor a conference, event, or lecture to connect with our network.
  • Sponsor fellowships to materially contribute to the advancement of design.

Get in Touch

Contact us for more information on partnering to support your organization's goals.