The WPI Tinkerbox is a grant program to provide seed funding for student projects and ideas. Project work such as research or MQP's can also qualify.
In order to apply, teams must have a clear idea and be able to provide information on all aspects of the idea. Teams must be comprised and led by current, full-time WPI students in good academic standing. They may also have members who are WPI staff or faculty or are non - WPI personnel.
Teams that apply and are accepted are eligible for between 500 and 5000 dollars in seed funding. For more information and to apply, please see the WPI tinkerbox website.