Applications for the Spring 2023 cohort are now open! You can start your Lean LaunchPad journey either with an idea or without. By the time applications are due you need to have a team formed of 5 Berkeley graduate students from any school program (applications are reviewed on a per team basis, not per student). The ideal team should have a mixture of skills and diverse backgrounds. Check out the steps below to find out more about the application process.
Attend An info session
Attend an info session to meet your faculty and learn more!
Form a team
Find a team of 5 Berkeley Graduate students from any school or department on your own, using our spreadsheet, or at one of our mixers
Tell us about your team & your idea, and complete the first (of many) business model canvases and competitor petal diagrams
Team Interview Day
Present your team & idea to the faculty