UC Berkeley's startup accelerator is transforming entrepreneurship.

LAUNCH is an elite startup accelerator and competition designed to transform early stage startups into fundable companies.

Welcome to our new cohort of startups for the 2017 program! Click below to learn more about the startups!

Click HERE to learn about our 2017 startups!

The Story in Numbers

90 Prize amount, in thousands of dollars, awarded in 2016

120 Average number of startups applying for each class

1 Million dollars awarded in LAUNCH history

30 Number of VC firms involved each year

75 Number of judges choosing the best teams each year

Featured Startups

Our Partners