In early 2000, The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the USA and Chalmers Institute of Technology, Linköping University, and Royal Institute of Technology, all of Sweden, applied to the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation to fund a bold venture that would reshape engineering education in the USA and Europe. The Wallenberg Foundation agreed to fund the proposal, which would become the CDIO Initiative.
The original proposal
to the Wallenberg Foundation for funding of the CDIO Program for Engineering
Education Reform. 15 February 2000, as revised 10 May 2000.
Application Application for Funding for Program Years 2-4
of the Wallenberg CDIO Initiative for Engineering Education Reform.
08 August 2001, as revised 21 August 2001.
Review 2 (2003) Presentations by the Wallenberg
CDIO Initiative partners for the
External Review Committee, 18-19 June, 2003.