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About Leapfrogs

Leapfrogs gives YOU the opportunity to receive financial funding, in order to test your business idea!

Do you have an idea which you've thought of for some time? Do you wish you could work full time on it to see if it could become something good? Or have you perhaps already worked on an idea but need more time and money to take it to the next level? We can help you!

Leapfrogs offers 33 000 SEK for full-time work on your business idea from June-August. In addition to the financial support, we also offer business development, workshops in e.g. sales pitching and you get access to a valuable network!

The idea behind Leapfrogs is to give you the opportunity to test your idea. It is perfectly fine to conclude that the idea won't work and that it's not worth working on any further. That just gives you the chance to think of another idea that might be the succeeding one! 

Leapfrogs is an initiative from LU Innovation and it's available for students at

  • Lund University,
  • Malmö University,
  • Kristianstad University and
  • Blekinge Institute of Technology

Practical information

The project starts with a kick-off meeting for all selected Leapfrogs projects. Throughout the Leapfrogs project time, workshops will be organized with the purpose of providing skills that can be of use for your work with your Leapfrogs project. It is also an opportunity to meet and interact with the other students participating in Leapfrogs. 

If you are several people applying for the same project – apply with one application for each person. You cannot send in identical application. Since the cheque is awarded to an individual we will make an assessment accordingly. However, since we also want to support as many projects as possible we will generally award one cheque per project. In rare cases, we will award a maximum of two cheques per project.

Still got questions? Please check out our FAQ.

What are you waiting for? Take the chance to realize your idea today!  

The application for Leapfrogs 2022 is closed!

Contact us

Questions? We are happy to help you!

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