Since its founding in 2006, UC Berkeley’s annual Big Ideas Competition has inspired innovative and high-impact student projects aimed at solving the world’s most pressing problem. By seeking out and supporting smart and promising new ideas, Big Ideas has produced remarkable results.
This year’s competition promises up to $300,000 in awards in 16 different contests.
Categories include: Global Poverty Alleviation, Social Entrepreneurship, Improving Student Life, Social Justice and Community Engagement, Information Technology for Society, Energy Efficient Technologies, New Media, Safe Water, Security and Trust, BioEnergy, Campus Biodiesel, Emerging and Neglected Diseases, Science Technology and Engineering Policy, Green Chemistry, and Synthetic Biology
To learn more visit the Big Ideas website http://bigideas.berkeley.edu/contest/
Submissions are due by March 7, 2011.
POSTED BY: Jaspal