Where can I find examples of engineering senior design projects that help individuals with disabilities?
There are limitless ways that senior design projects can help people with disabilities. Many faculty members do this by locating an individual with a disability who is looking to solve an accessibility problem. Students can then work to resolve the issue.
Through the Biomedical Engineering & Research Aiding Persons with Disabilities Program, the National Science Foundation has funded universities to cover the cost of supplies, equipment, and fabrication for design projects. National Science Foundation Engineering Design Projects to Aid Persons with Disabilities is a compilation of descriptions of these projects.