Nuts and Bolts

Dates, Deadlines and Events of Interest

May 2008

Friday, May 9: Applications are due for Advanced E-Team grants, which is awarded by NCIIA to support commercial outcomes by moving innovative products or technologies from the idea stage to the prototype, as well as helping collegiate innovators secure Intellectual Property.

Friday, May 9: Application are due for NCIIA's Course and Program grants, which are awarded to faculty and staff at colleges and universities nationwide to improve and build curricular programs that are sustainable.

June 2008

Thursday, June 26 - Saturday, June 28: EurekaFest is a multi-day celebration designed to empower a legacy of inventors through activities that inspire youth, honor role models, and encourage creativity and problem solving. This year’s activities include the InvenTeams Odyssey Showcase, where InvenTeams will exhibit their final invention projects; an invite-only reception to honor the 2008 Lemelson-MIT Award Winners; presentations on invention and innovation with Lemelson-MIT award winners and grantees; and activities with the Museum of Science, Boston. Check schedule to see which events are public and which are invitation only.