STUNEXT | Change What’s Next

STUNEXT is an innovative online platform in the Netherlands that connects students from different educational institutions, enabling collaboration and exchange of expertise. It provides students with the opportunity to grow personally and professionally while simultaneously building their network and preparing for future success.

Lynn van Kammen
NHL Stenden
Creative Business

Over het initiatief / About the initiative

STUNEXT | Change What’s Next

In welke fase zit jouw initiatief? / In what stage is your initiative?


Heb je jouw initiatief al gevalideerd? / Did you validate your initiative?


Meer informatie over jouw initiatief / More info about your initiative

Our vision is to create a world where all students have the tools, resources, and support they need to confidently enter the workforce and make a meaningful impact in their chosen fields. Through innovative technology and personalized learning, we strive to inspire and equip the next generation of trailblazers, shaping a brighter future for all.

Empowering the leaders of tomorrow

Wat is er anders/nieuw aan jouw idee/oplossing t.o.v. bestaande oplossingen? / What is different/new about your idea/solution compared to existing solutions??

STUNEXT is an innovative online platform in the Netherlands that connects students from different educational institutions. It stands out from existing student platforms by focusing on cross-institutional connections. STUNEXT offers a range of advantages:

1. Education-focused: It facilitates meaningful interactions among students with similar academic interests and fosters collaboration on educational experiences and projects.

2. Networking: Students can expand their network beyond their own institution, connecting with peers from diverse backgrounds and fields of study.

3. Targeted support: STUNEXT provides tailored resources and support to meet students’ academic needs, including study groups, mentorship programs, and access to educational events and materials.

4. Career development: The platform emphasizes the transition from student to professional life, offering career guidance, job/internship opportunities, and connections with industry professionals and alumni.

Additionally, STUNEXT promotes collaboration and project-based learning, allowing students to leverage their expertise and develop interdisciplinary teamwork skills. This not only promotes their own personal and professional growth but also the ability to work in interdisciplinary teams, which is a valuable skill in the current job market. The platform offers a user-friendly interface for seamless communication and information sharing.

In summary, STUNEXT creates an inclusive and collaborative environment for students, facilitating cross-institutional connections, enhancing academic experiences, and preparing students for future success.

Wat zijn jouw volgende stappen om het verder te ontwikkelen? / What are your next steps to develop the initiative?

Developing a platform like STUNEXT involves several key steps. It starts with designing an intuitive user interface and user experience. Then, the backend and frontend development are carried out, creating the technical infrastructure and implementing core functionalities. Testing is crucial to ensure the platform works well and is user-friendly. Once ready, the platform is launched and promoted through a comprehensive campaign. Ongoing maintenance, updates, and incorporating user feedback are essential for continuous improvement and keeping the platform relevant.

Wat heb je nodig om (nog meer) impact te maken met dit initiatief? / What do you need to make (more) impact with this initiative?

To make the STUNEXT platform more impactful, it is important to assemble a diverse team of professionals and invest in their ongoing professional development. Key aspects to consider for the platform itself include forming partnerships, actively engaging users and incorporating their feedback, collaborating with educational institutions, expanding functionalities, promoting projects with societal impact, and ensuring scalability and international expansion.