Thank you for your interest in Berkeley SkyDeck’s six month accelerator program. We are excited to review your application for the Fall 2020 Cohort which runs from October 26, 2020 through April 30, 2021. In submitting your application, you are automatically considered for the Cohort and HotDesk Program. To be eligible, your startup must have at least one founder affiliated with any of the 10 University of California Campuses or have one founder that is an international founder (attended university outside of the U.S.)
For startups based in the U.S., you can learn more about SkyDeck’s program at skydeck.berkeley.edu.
For startups based outside of the U.S., learn more about why founders are making the decision to launch their companies with SkyDeck at: skydeck.berkeley.edu/gfp
We also have many other resources that can help you decide if SkyDeck is the right program for you. Check out the following:
Berkeley SkyDeck’s official video: bit.ly/2RwnIq6
Berkeley SkyDeck’s podcast, “The Genesis of SkyDeck”: bit.ly/2RHtHZ0
Blog post about SkyDeck’s program by Sibyl Chen: bit.ly/38nkM51
Webinar for international founders: skydeck.berkeley.edu/gfp/
The Fall 2020 Cohort Application period is open now through August 8,2020. Applications open twice a year.
After applications close, candidates that advance to the first round will receive a notification to do a first round interview with SkyDeck between Wednesday, September 2 - Monday, September 21, 2020. From there, those that make it to the final round will be asked to interview in person between Tuesday, September 22 - Wednesday, October 1, 2020. All startups that apply will receive a notification of acceptance or rejection by Friday, October 2, 2020. SkyDeck strives for 100% notification so please do not message to find out the status of your application. We will get back to you.
For more info about the application process, visit: skydeck.berkeley.edu/apply
For other questions, check out our FAQ: skydeck.berkeley.edu/program/
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