Sustainable Technology Entrepreneurial Training Course

Recipient Institution: 
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Principal Investigator: 
Cindy Gilbert
Grant Amount: $31,800
Year: 2013

Minneapolis College of Art and Design’s online degree in Sustainable Design engages students from around the world in collaborative teamwork, sustainable product design, and introductory business planning. This grant supports the development of a new entrepreneurship-training course that will help students develop business ventures for early-stage, sustainable product designs. In the fully online, semester-long course students will form E-Teams, develop entrepreneurial skills, and work with experienced mentors.