New Mexico LEEP's two-year fellowship program pairs deep tech entrepreneurs with the unique talent and technology of Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories. Fellows are matched with seed capital, a large network of mentors, customers, and investors in this distinctive program. Targeted areas include advanced computing and AI, advanced materials, space systems, clean energy transition, and biotechnology.

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Call for applications now closed. Please check back in Jan. 2025 for next year’s application cycle.

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An Individualized Program for Your Next-Generation Technology

Give your startup the highest probability of long-term success with a technology-to-market tailored curriculum to build and scale your deep tech innovations with New Mexico LEEP.

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Through our collaborations and partnerships with government agencies, laboratories, universities, and industry, we deliver the best possible Lab Embedded Entrepreneur Program for our Cohorts. Reach out and connect to join us in making a positive impact on our New Mexico communities and economy.

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