WID constantly seeks out the curious — scientists and artists, entrepreneurs and researchers, teachers and students — and invites them to connect and collaborate in its creative commons.
Discovery FellowsWID unites creative minds focused on scientific projects and ideas by generating novel combinations of academics and collaborations.
Distinguished Scholars @ DiscoveryThe Institute invites talented minds from outside academia to bring fresh perspectives to its core mission and values.
Frontier FellowsWID connects interdisciplinary teams of UW–Madison students with the Institute’s network. Fellows pursue team projects that expose them to a wider world of ideas.
Marie Christine Kohler Fellows @ WIDKohler Fellows work and collaborate in the Institute, connecting graduate students across campus through a range of stimulating events.