Big Ideas Generator (BIG) announces a new cohort of Vision and Seed winners
BIG talks to UChicago writer Stephen Philips about how we are a part of a large group on campus, working to make a difference for faculty in the changing research landscape
ChicagoInno talks to BIG about our experiment in early-stage science funding
This Fall, BIG is offering three exciting funding opportunities!
Out of 535 nominees, the judges have selected the Big Ideas Generator as a Top 100 Finalist for the 2015 Chicago Innovation Awards.
The Big Ideas Generator (BIG) announces a new cohort of Seed and Vision winners!
We are excited to be featured with Arete on the front page of Uchicago News!
We make front page news at UChicago with our Kickoff event.
~ Upcoming Events ~
Spring 2019 Funding Call
BIG is pleased to announce the Spring 2019 funding call! We welcome early-stage, ambitious research proposals in any field of scholarly inquiry at the University of Chicago.Learn More
Fall 2016 Workshops Funding Call
11 / 07 5:00 PM
This fall, BIG is offering funding for exploratory workshopsLearn More
BIG is a Top 100 Finalist for the 2016 Innovation Awards!
10 / 06 12:00 AM
Vote for BIG in the 2016 Innovation Awards!Learn More
BIG in the news!
BIG is the Fall Issue of Medicine on the MidwayLearn More
BIG is Funding Researchers' Moonshot Projects
11 / 16 12:00 AM
ChicagoInno talks to BIG about our experiment in early-stage science fundingLearn More
BIG Fall Funding
11 / 16 5:00 PM
This fall, BIG will be offering three exciting funding opportunities!Learn More
BIG is a 50 on Fire Finalist!
Vote for the BIG Ideas Generator!
Voting for the 2015 People's Choice Award is now live - click here and find us on page 10 under "Entrepreneurship"! As a Top 100 Finalist, BIG is in the running and eligible to receive this award, which is determined by popular vote. Voting ends on Friday, October 9th.Learn More
BIG Winners Announced: Winter 2015
The Big Ideas Generator (BIG) announces a new cohort of Seed and Vision winners!Learn More
BIG and Arete make front page news
BIG and Arete have made the front page at UChicago News!Learn More