Fairmount Innovation Lab ("FIL") Launchpad is an intensive 12-week program for highly committed creative or social entrepreneurs who are ready to take their ideas and businesses to the next level. Our customized program provides selected entrepreneurs with vital information through weekly presentations, peer-to-peer learning, mentorship, access to a variety of subject matter experts and a community of entrepreneurs. Participants will gain competency in idea validation, market research, pricing, sales, marketing, branding, finances, and developing and delivering a compelling story and pitch. Creative and social entrepreneurs, apply now at https://fil594.org/application/! Application deadline is October 26, 2018. We encourage applications from women, immigrants, veterans, and other underrepresented groups.