The Lenore Blum Innovation Fund, named in honor of the founder of the Project Olympus Incubator Program, provides support for initiatives promoting diversity within the program. Project Olympus bridges the gap between cutting-edge university research and economy-promoting commercialization for the benefit of our communities.
REUSE brings undergrads from other universities to CMU for the summer to do research with our world-class faculty members. The goal is to have maximum impact on the students that participate, many of whom are under-represented in our field.
A gift in support of the MSIT in Privacy Engineering helps the program continue its tradition of teaching students who aspire to play a critical role in building privacy into future products, services, and processes.
Project Olympus provides startup advice, micro-grants, incubator space, and connections for faculty and students across campus and with the wider regional, national, and global business communities. We help students, faculty, alumni, and staff turn their cutting-edge research and great ideas into startups.
Established in 2018, the Raj Reddy Fund for Artificial Intelligence supports research and education in artificial intelligence (AI) and related areas in the School of Computer Science. When you contribute to the Raj Reddy AI Fund, you acknowledge and celebrate the lasting impact Raj has made on the field. At the same time, you invest in the students, faculty and research that will change how humans and technology interact for generations to come.
The Olympus Spark Grant Fund helps Olympus student startup projects kick-start their business ideas. Every semester, students submit proposals and pitch their ideas to investors, with winning projects going on to receive funds. The funds are provided by charitable gifts from alumni and other community donors.
A gift to the Master of Software Engineering Fund helps the MSE program continue its tradition of teaching current best practices, while also focusing on adding value through training in managing large teams and complex projects.
When you support the MRSD Fund, you ensure a new generation of students can benefit from its state-of-the-art instruction in robotics, along with the hands-on implementation experience and business savvy it provides.
As a graduate of the MCDS program, you know it trains students in all aspects of design, engineering and deployment of very large information systems. Your gift helps the program continue to produce amazing alumni like you!