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Welcome to UC Berkeley's Crowdfunding platform, where students, faculty, staff members, and researchers can raise money to turn their great ideas into reality. 

Before applying, please review the Berkeley Crowdfunding GuidelinesFor projects with goals over $10,000, contact calcrowdfunding@berkeley.edu before applying.

Deadlines and Important Dates:

  Crowdfund October 1 - October 31, 2020: Apply by August 10, 2020 at 11:59 pm. 

  Crowdfund February 1 - February 28, 2021: Apply by November 30, 2020 at 11:59 pm. 

  Crowdfund April 1 - April 30, 2021: Apply by January 29, 2021 at 11:59 pm. 


Eligible Projects: Are affiliated with UC Berkeley and non-profit in nature; have a sponsoring Berkeley department, program, or center in which donations can be deposited into; consist of project leaders that are willing to create and market promotion materials before, during, and after the campaign; and gain approval by submitting an application before the next round’s deadline. 

If you have any questions, contact calcrowdfunding@berkeley.edu

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