Bring Your Idea to Life!
At EDGE and ICUBE UTM we work with changemakers from all backgrounds and industries to help turn your big ideas into reality. We offer the resources and teach the skills you need to map out a sustainable business or organization. Our expertise is guiding social enterprises that benefit our communities and our planet. Whether you’ve been building an invention, dreaming of starting a non-profit or see a nagging problem you know you could fix – LSL will help you make it happen!
By joining our Leap Startup League, you will have access to:
In response to COVID-19, all programming will be virtual
The program created an inclusive and supportive environment to make me feel everyone has a fair chance to learn and grow. I am more confident about the path forward of my venture after the training provided by Leap."
Even before releasing a product, we need evidence that people are willing to use it and, more importantly, pay for it."
Witnessing the passion behind everyone else's ideas definitely inspired us to make progress with ours."
Is the application complete?
Are all questions answered in detail?
Is this an industry that is already well represented in EDGE/ICUBE?
Is the idea unique, interesting, and demonstrates potential?
Will this solution impact lives in a meaningful way?
Is there a large market for this idea?
Does the solution address a real/serious problem?
Is LSL well positioned to address the challenges faced by the entrepreneur?
Can LSL help to address the entrepreneur’s priorities?
Is the venture at the right stage for this program?
Is the applicant committed to attending all of the program sessions?
LSL provides value-based entrepreneurship education. Is this venture idea and the founding team attentive to accessibility, inclusiveness, and social issues?
Does the founding team have the time and capacity to pursue an entrepreneurial idea at this time?
Is the founder committed to this program and furthering this idea?
Does the applicant demonstrate professionalism?
Leap Startup League’s dedication to promoting diversity in our teams includes a commitment to ensuring every cohort accurately reflects our community, welcoming folks of all gender identities, sexual originations, races and ages, and actively creating space for marginalized changemakers and underrepresented disciplines.
Applications open from October 26th to November 12th
To preview the application form, click here