New Mexico LEEP matches entrepreneurs with seed capital, a large network of mentors, customers, and investors and the unique expertise and resources of Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories over a two year period.

Application Cycle

2022 applications have closed.
Cycle is open for seven weeks
each spring. Pre-apply for 2023 cycle. 

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and expertise that support your
startup goals.

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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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Learn more about New Mexico LEEP, the program, what we look for in an application, and watch to the Q&A session with program staff and prospective applicants.

Get Involved

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.

Investors and Corporate

Interested in partnering with our Fellows or investing in one of their companies?

Philanthropy and Government

Learn about supporting us or sponsoring one of the Cohorts, or Fellows.

Become a Mentor

Do you want to mentor a deeptech entrepreneur? Join New Mexico LEEP.

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