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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 our crowdfunding guidelines.


We are no longer accepting applications for spring 2018. 

The next round of crowdfunding will take place October 15 to November 15, 2018. Apply now to save your spot!

Complete an application today.

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 Ryan Lawrence, Associate Director of Digital Philanthropy, at ryanjl@berkeley.edu.

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