Grants & Competitions
Applications are due October 31, 2017
The Horizons Fellowship supports 200 outstanding university students in their pursuit to become leaders in technology. Our programs provide immersive software engineering and web/mobile development courses geared towards high-achieving college students. Students need not have a computer science background! Horizons students have gone on to receive offers from firms such as Google, Slack, Yelp, Amazon, BCG, Visa, J.P. Morgan, and more Past Horizonites have come from a variety of schools and backgrounds. Applicants have hailed from New York University, Harvard, Princeton, Yale, UPenn/Wharton, Columbia, Northwestern, Brown, Michigan and more. Interested students can start an application by visiting www.joinhorizons.com/fellowshipApplication
Applications are due October 20, 2017
The Center for Translation of Rehabilitation Engineering Advances and Technology (TREAT at treatcenter.org) is seeking candidates for our Entrepreneur Fellowship program. We are looking for candidates who have an interest in entrepreneurship and would like to work with TREAT staff and clients while learning about the process of commercializing new technologies. Candidates who have their own rehabilitation or assistive device ideas will be welcome to explore those as well. TREAT has developed this program to encourage the rapid adoption of our core principals of commercialization in order to understand the risks involved and the resources and skill sets needed to bring an idea or device to market. This is a paid Fellowship lasting approximately six months. The application deadline is October 20, 2017. Program information and application materials can be accessed at the announcement link:Announcement
NYU Ability Project colleague Zoe has been awarded 2nd place in the 2016 Morton Kesten Universal Design Competition for her project "Handled"