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Sheafor/Lindsay Fund

The Sheafor/Lindsay Innovation Fund primarily supports the Enriching Rice through Information Technology (ERIT) program which provides funding for Rice faculty and researchers to undertake new and innovative projects relying on information technology. The program's goal is to encourage new and far-reaching initiatives and innovative scholarly research ideas that reach beyond the traditional borders of science and engineering. The Sheafor/Lindsay Innovation Fund also supports programs such as the Digital Library Symposium, a national conference on the initiatives and implications of digital libraries.

Sheafor/Lindsay Innovation Fund in the news

Donation funds new information technology projects at Rice University  (April 13, 2001 news release)
Technology Innovation Forum keynote address by Steve Sheafor and Cindy Lindsay (webcast of address, October 6, 2001)
Digital library symposium attracts regional educators (February 15, 2002 computer science department news release)
Experts to talk about digital information (December 6, 2001 Rice News article)
Digital library conference at Rice University December 11 to feature founder of internet archive and other experts  (December 3, 2001 news resease)
Abstracts of past ERIT awards 

For information on how you can support K2I research and other activities, contact:

Jan Odegard
K2I Executive Director
713-348-3128
odegard@rice.edu