Apply for a Fall 2021 Innovation Catalysts Grant!

August 17, 2021 | 10:33 am

Have you been daydreaming of a new project idea but haven’t found the resources to bring it to life? Apply to join the Jacobs Institute Innovation Catalysts fall 2021 cohort!

The Innovation Catalysts fund student ideas and projects with up to $2000 of funding and other support. We welcome a wide range of projects at the intersection of design and technology innovation. The selection committee will cultivate a grant cohort that represents the diversity of the Berkeley community and fosters an inclusive design community; we encourage students from underrepresented or uncommon backgrounds to apply.

All Berkeley students are eligible. Applications for the fall cohort are due Sunday, August 29th at 11:59pm. To learn more, visit the Innovation Catalysts website, attend a virtual info session on August 17th or 26th, or send your questions to

Virtual Info Session I: August 17, 5–6 PM
Virtual Info Session II: August 26, 4–5 PM