Santa Clara University

Frugal Innovation Lab


Sponsored by the School of Engineering, the mission of the Frugal Innovation Lab (FIL) is to develop accessible, affordable, adaptable and appropriate technologies, products and solutions for emerging markets.  FIL fosters collaboration between students, social entrepreneurs, corporate partners and faculty to incubate and scale development projects in areas such as clean energy, global health, mobile technologies, and sustainable livelihood development.

Core Competencies

Frugal Innovation Lab |  Bannan Labs Building 404
500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053
1-408-554-2334 |