Berkeley Haas Blockchain Initiative

The Fall 2022 Call for Research Proposals is now open!   Application submissions will be accepted until Wed. Nov. 30, 2022    See Research Proposals tab above for more information.

The Berkeley Haas Blockchain Initiative is a five year partnership with Ripple to advance academic research and student engagement, technical development and innovation in blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital payments.

Project areas include faculty, graduate and undergraduate research grants, experiential learning opportunities, campus events and student activities on the diverse applications of blockchain.

The initiative engages a broad range of campus stakeholders working in the blockchain space and cultivates collaborative relationships with diverse faculty, departments and schools across UC Berkeley.