Launched in 2013, our Catalyst Program leverages sponsorship, in-kind resources, and additional cash awards for semi-finalists and finalists in the Fuller Challenge. Nineteen projects benefited from the program last year, and we are looking to expand the opportunities this year.
Thinking about participating in the Fuller Challenge? Join us for one of two online information sessions and ask your questions about the application process on March 27th and April 3rd (leading up to the April 11th deadline for proposals!) Email email@example.com for details.
BFI is co-sponsoring a landmark food movement event at The Cooper Union on April 4th, 2014. Wes Jackson, Wendell Berry, and Mark Bittman will discuss scenarios for successful food systems and the future of farming.
BFI Board Chair David McConville, Buckminster Fuller Challenge winners Jason McLennan and Allan Savory, 2 finalists, and 4 jurors are all set to speak as part of the Whole Earth Summit, a free online conference happening March 11-14.
BFI is planning an exciting series of symposia with The Cooper Union Institute for Sustainable Design—Paul Hawken, Wendell Berry, Wes Jackson, Mark Bittman and Janine Benyus are all on their way to the Great Hall! More details to follow!