Opportunities

LG Electronics’ LIFE’S GOOD AWARD

Application Deadline:    10/10/2022

LG Electronics, one of the leading global tech giants, is launching its first-ever innovation challenge. ‘LIFE’S GOOD AWARD’ today! Its submission is open between September 6th and October 10th. LIFE’S GOOD AWARD is seeking innovative solutions that make our world greener, and our life more convenient. Please put forward your creative ideas and seize the opportunity of a total of USD 1 million to make your ideas a reality! Under the two award areas of Innovation for the Planet and Innovation for People, we ask you to suggest novel thoughts for a more environmental planet or a more inclusive society. The time is NOW for you to make your voice for a Better Life for All heard. The submission link is below:

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Lean LaunchPad Spring 2023 Application

Application Deadline:    10/14/2022

Lean Launchpad is the flagship entrepreneurship class at Haas, and has launched several successful companies built by students. 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).

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SCET-Silicon Alliance Pitch Contest Fall 2022

Application Deadline:    10/26/2022

Apply for the chance to pitch in front of industry experts and investors. SCET-Silicon Alliance Startup Contest is designed for startup teams at UC Berkeley and international teams who are working on early-stage venture projects. The most competitive applications will have a business model and a clear go-to-market strategy. 

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Activate Fellowship

Application Deadline:    10/31/2022

Are you considering applying for Cohort 2023? Register today and we will automatically upload the information to your full application. We will also connect you to additional resources relevant to your particular technology or background, such as workshops, introductions to fellows, and more. If you have questions about this registration form, please get in touch with us at apply@activate.org. 

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2022-2023 Big Ideas Contest

Application Deadline:    12/07/2022

Attention All Aspiring Innovators: The Big Ideas Contest is open!  Big Ideas is a UC Berkeley social innovation ecosystem that provides funding, support, and recognition to interdisciplinary student teams that have creative solutions to pressing global challenges. Open to both graduate and undergraduate students, the program offers applicants up to $20,000, skill-building workshops and online resources, networking opportunities, and extensive feedback from our 1,500 strong mentor network.  Applications are due December 7th, 2022! Learn more at bigideascontest.org/events/.

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