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Thank you for your interest in supporting student innovation at the Wond'ry, Vanderbilt University's Innovation Center. The Wond'ry welcomes students from all backgrounds, disciplines, and abilities and empowers them to develop innovative and creative solutions that can change the world.  

A Thank You Video for Our Donors

Ways to Give to the Wond'ry:

Financial Support

Donations help us fund our amazing programs, as well as assist us in providing support, such as the $246,800 in microgrant awards that have been given since the Fall of 2022. Support our student innovation fund by clicking here.

Become a Mentor

Wond’ry Mentors are a network of entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and forward thinkers eager to share their experience and insights with the Wond’ry ecosystem. Through the one-on-one, personalized guidance of a Mentor, participants gain access to years of expertise in the fields they hope to enter, need help in, or seek to hire from. If you wish to become a mentor, please email

Fifteen for Founders

The Wond'ry encourages all innovators to do customer discovery to ensure a project is needed and can drive real value. By signing up, you will be added to our list of Advocates that are willing to talk with a faculty, student, or staff team that is actively working on a new idea. You can volunteer your fifteen minutes, by clicking here.