National Collegiate Inventors And Innovators Alliance
Category: Computers & Technology
DescriptionThe Alliance supports technology innovation and entrepreneurship in higher education to create experiential learning opportunities for students and successful, socially beneficial businesses. The Alliance awards Course and Program grants to strengthen existing curricular programs or to build new programs in invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Faculty from NCIIA member colleges and universities may apply for the grants. Preference is given to courses and programs, which introduce curricula that incorporates affordable design, social entrepreneurship, and other approaches to meet basic human needs and environmental issues. Courses and programs should also stimulate the formulation of E-Teams and promote the E-Team learning experience. Courses and programs should create opportunities for high-quality group learning experiences and move beyond academic exercises to real-life business interaction. They should create viable collaborative opportunities for participants from both academe and industry. The Alliance places a high value on proposals that demonstrate concern for the earth and the health and welfare of humans. Additional information including other selection criteria and an online application can be found on the Web site.
Contact information and additional details are available to members of the Society.
Funding Alert is intended to highlight key grant opportunities for nonprofit leaders with limited time for research. For a more comprehensive database of grants, the Society is also proud to provide all of our members will full access to GrantStation. GrantStation includes a database of over 5,000 current grant opportunities and other resources designed for grant professionals.
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