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$5K Grants - ‘Tech for Social Good’ Info Session - Nov. 28 5-6 pm

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Nov 28, 2017
from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM

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Call for Proposals for the Tech for Social Good Program to support innovative student research and informational meeting, from TSG:

Tech for Social Good Program at UC Davis
davis.techsocialgood.org

Please join us for an info session and matchmaking workshop for individuals interested in applying to the 2017-2018 Tech for Social Good Program at UC Davis.

 

Tech for Social Good Info Session

Tues., Nov. 28 | 5:00 - 6:00 pm

Room 1070, Kemper Hall

Registration: tiny.cc/TSGInfoSessionDavis

The Tech for Social Good Program provides funding support to undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral students, groups, teams or organizations developing hardware, software, events or programs that support healthy, sustainable, connected, and equitable livelihoods in the United States and abroad.

Funding is awarded in two tracks:

Technology Development

The Tech Development Track provides funding support of $500 – $5,000 for projects that promote social good by supporting healthy, sustainable, prosperous, and equitable livelihoods within the United States and abroad. Projects that develop online tools, including social media, mapping interfaces, and websites to enhance public engagement in cultural, political, social, and economic issues are encouraged, as well as innovative business, marketing and development applications. Deadline to apply is Jan. 22, 2018 at 11:59 pm PT.

Student-Led Events

The Student-Led Events Track provides funding support of $200 – $1,000 for UC Davis individual students, student organizations or student groups to develop events or programming that improve and support technological innovations that support healthy, sustainable, and connected communities. Events and programming that support diversity and inclusion in tech are also encouraged.


Sponsors
The Tech for Social Good Program at UC Davis has been made possible through a partnership between CITRIS at UC Davis, the Blum Center for Developing Economies, the Center for Regional Change, and the Institute for Social Sciences.

More info on the Tech for Social Good Program is available at davis.techsocialgood.org

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