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Catapult Design receives NEA grant to host social innovation competition

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National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects and partnerships in the NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2016. Included in this announcement is an Art Works award of $25,000 to Catapult Design to host a social innovation competition on the Navajo… Read more »

Catapult Design’s Secret to Success

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Line/Shape/Space speaks to Creative Director, Noel Wilson, about what drives Catapult Design and its success in bringing creative solutions to underserved communities around the globe.

Video: How to Integrate Design Into Socially-driven Projects

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Want to integrate design thinking and best practices into your next socially-driven project? It’s easy!  TechChange and Catapult Design teamed up to create a short video with three simple tips on how to do it.  

In the News: Catapult Design’s Pedicab Project

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In an effort to modernize urban transportation in parts of Southeast Asia, Catapult Design is preparing to launch its prototype for a new kind of pedicab (tuk-tuk, beck, cyclo, or rickshaw). In this recent article, ABC News nicely highlighted some of the challenges and exciting design directions of the open-sourced prototypes that will soon take to the roads. The project is funded by the Asian Development Bank.