The CITRIS and the Banatao Institute Tech for Social Good Program supports UC Berkeley student-led learning and technology development for healthy, sustainable, connected, and equitable livelihoods in the United States and abroad.
TECH FOR SOCIAL GOOD PROGRAM
To achieve its mission, the Tech for Social Good Program provides funding support to UC Berkeley 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.
If you are interested in developing a technology for social good, please visit the Technology Development Track for more information.
If you are interested in applying for funding to support a student-led event or programming that promotes technology for social good, please visit the Student-Led Events Track for more information.
WHY APPLY FOR A TECH FOR SOCIAL GOOD AWARD?
- Receive up to $2,000 of grant funding to build technology hardware or software!
- Add a prominent addition of work experience beyond regular internships to your resume.
- Gain university and industry visibility as an innovator and entrepreneur.
- Have fun while enacting change that addresses society’s most pressing problems.