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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. As our program develops, we're looking to find out the kinds of projects you would like to help make happen. If you like the ideas you see on this site, please let us know by supporting them and sharing with your networks.  

Applications are now being accepted for projects to crowdfund in spring 2017. Before applying, please review our crowdfunding guidelines.

Complete an application today.

Deadlines: To crowdfund in March 2017, applications should be submitted by January 20, 2017. To crowdfund in April 2017, applications should be submitted by February 20, 2017.

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 and project pitch before the next round’s deadline. 

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

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