2020 IEEE HAC/SIGHT Funded Project Posters

In 2020, IEEE HAC/SIGHT held a Special Call for Proposals to support grassroots humanitarian technology and sustainable development projects that addressed the COVID-19 situation by IEEE members in their local communities. There was a wonderful response of 229 proposals submitted and IEEE HAC/SIGHT awarded funding for 101 projects to be implemented in response to COVID-19.

Please see the posters below created by project leaders for more information about some of the funded projects.

Protection for Frontline Workers in the COVID-19 Response


  • Location: Uganda
  • Team: Student and Professional Members of the IEEE Uganda Section, including students

Auto Irrigation and Soil Monitoring System for COVID-19 Migrants Engagement


  • Location: India
  • Team: Student and Professional Members of the IIT Dhanbad Student Branch