Grant Name:

Open Design: Open Source Collaboration for Science-Technology Museum Exhibit Design Process

  • Date Awarded:
    Sep 2007
     
  • Amount:
    $1,500,000
     
  • Term:
    24 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF1585
     
  • Funding Area:
    San Francisco Bay Area
     
 
 

In support of The Tech Museum's innovative "open design" project to revolutionize the science and technology museum exhibit design process by engaging a global community of contributors to work collaboratively in a virtual, open source type environment to more effectively and efficiently develop high quality exhibits for the benefit of the greater museum field.

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Tech Museum of Innovation (9)

date grant program term amount
Oct 2015 Planning for Earth By Design Gallery San Francisco Bay Area 12 months $300,000
Jul 2015 DIY Genetics Exhibit Development San Francisco Bay Area 24 months $1,500,000
Nov 2014 SMART Museum San Francisco Bay Area 9 months $363,190
Apr 2012 SMART Museum San Francisco Bay Area 24 months $1,800,000
Jun 2011 Implementation Plan for Phase 1 of The Tech Smart Museum Initiative San Francisco Bay Area 6 months $150,000
Sep 2009 Innovator Gallery San Francisco Bay Area 12 months $350,000
Sep 2007 Open Design: Open Source Collaboration for Science-Technology Museum Exhibit Design Process San Francisco Bay Area 24 months $1,500,000
Nov 2006 Increasing science and technology literacy through the Tech Museum Awards Laureate Program San Francisco Bay Area 35 months $1,094,838
Jul 2004 Environmental Gallery San Francisco Bay Area 36 months $1,000,000

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