The Sears think[box] Student Project Fund has been renewed thanks to support from the Reinberger Foundation and is now accepting applications. The fund provides material support to students working on personal projects, entering design competitions, engaging in entrepreneurial activities and more.
Past funded projects include:
- A tiny robot with an origami antenna
- A concrete 3-D printer
- A macro photography light stage
- Theatrical set design
- A propane forge
- A touchless motor speed sensor
- A custom-built electric guitar
Awards up to $2,500 are available for undergraduate and graduate students. Project topics can include engineering, art, science, humanities and more.