Get Started with the SPROUT Program


The SPROUT Program, funded by the Provost’s Office and the Office of Technology Licensing (OTL), is designed to encourage and support entrepreneurial activity within the Brandeis community for students (graduate and undergraduate), postdocs, faculty and staff in the Division of Science.  The awards are intended to help bring your research and entrepreneurial ambitions to life. 

Eighth Annual SPROUT Program 

The FY 2019 SPROUT teams represent a diverse array of scientists working on solutions to the world's most challenging public health and environmental challenges, as well as innovating new methods of scientific research. Our funded teams this year include:

Together, these and all of our current SPROUT teams continue the Brandeis tradition of innovating to improve the world. 

Read About All Current SPROUT Teams

Benefits of SPROUT:

Apply to the Program

We encourage you to apply to the 2020 cohort in early 2019. Applications will be made available here in early 2019. In the meantime, please subscribe to our newsletter to be notified of future grant opportunities, or view our curated list of external funding sources