Are you a Stanford grad student with an overwhelming urge to start a business or launch a product or service? Apply to Launchpad, one of Stanford University’s most successful accelerators!  

We are looking for Stanford grad students from all schools who are passionate and dedicated.

  • The application will be open February 1 – March 14, closing at 3pm PST the 14th.

  • Those accepted or rejected will be notified within a week after the application closes March 14th. The teaching team will accept around 10 teams.

  • In addition to filling out the application, students are required to attend at least two office hours (aka Launchpad Venture Hub) before the application closes and create a 1 minute video showing the need you hope to address and the product/service you have prototyped to address it.

  • Class meets Spring quarter, Mondays and Wednesdays 10:30–12:20pm, Studio 1.

  • 4 units, letter grade or credit/no credit.


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