Educational Innovations at the Minnesota State system office is pleased to announce the 2022 innovation funding recipients for small seed and sustaining innovation funding projects. Recipients were chosen based on the outcomes of a competitive review program and received up to $10,000. Review teams were comprised of faculty, staff, administrators, and students from the Minnesota State system.
The recipients will be recognized formally at the Shark Tank Open event on Thursday, April 7, 2022. Register to join and learn more about the projects. This online event will also feature Minnesota State faculty and staff will pitching their innovative ideas live in an effort to receive large seed innovation funding – up to $25,000.
Small Seed and Sustaining Innovation Funding Recipients
|Project Title||Campus||Type of Funding|
|Creation of Inclusive OER Materials for Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC)||Minnesota State University Moorhead||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|Helping Students Get Back On Track: A structured approach to encourage students on academic warning to utilize tutoring||Winona State University||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|Indigenous Students in Psychology Training||Bemidji State University||Sustaining Innovation Funding|
|Online Course Design for Holistic Learner Development||Century College||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|A Pathway into College for Multilingual Adults: A Summer “Be Your Best” Adult Learner Cohort||Riverland Community College||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|We Are Here; Hear Us||Lake Superior College||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|Piloting the Maverick Research Ambassador Program||Minnesota State University, Mankato||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|Designing conversational agent for education: tailoring university student’s personalities into human-centered intelligent systems||St. Cloud State University||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|Minneapolis College Career Readiness Digital Badging Program Demonstrates Skill & Competency||Minneapolis Community and Technical College||Sustaining Innovation Funding|
|Improving Dev Ed Student Outcomes Through Highly Effective Partnership Practices||Northland Community and Technical College||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
|Gateway Mastery Project||Inver Hills Community College||Small Seed Innovation Funding|
Visit the Innovation Gallery to learn more about innovation projects happening at campuses throughout Minnesota State. More details on the small seed and sustaining innovation projects will be added to the Innovation Gallery soon!
Contact Stephen Kelly.