Grantee: Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation
Amount Funded: $50,000
Funding Cycle: Spring 2019 Large Scale
Implementation Period: Single Year
Funding Time Period: Academic year 2019-2020
Project Description: The Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation is Berkeley’s interdisciplinary design hub serving over 1,200 students per semester across multiple departments. The funding for this program was used to purchase mobile robot arms that are instrumental in teaching students the foundations of robotics, and usher in programmatic changes through the creation of workshops, instructional materials, and would be available for faculty and coursework.