InnovationSandbox (Planning Grant)

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 2011 - $8,000

This planning grant supports the creation of a new program, the Innovation Sandbox, at Cal Poly. The program will have a number of components, including a basic prototype facility available to students, staff skilled in technology business development, faculty from engineering and business, access to campus engineering labs, connections to campus competitions, and support in writing E-Team grants. The goal of Innovation Sandbox is to nurture new tech ideas and take them beyond the academic setting.