The California Sustainable Energy Entrepreneur Development Initiative (CalSEED) is a funding and professional development program for innovators and entrepreneurs working to bring early-stage clean energy concepts to market. Powered by the California Clean Energy Fund's mission to create a clean energy economy for everyone, CalSEED supports diverse entrepreneurs who deliver equitable outcomes from their clean tech innovations.
CalSEED is a funding initiative of the California Energy Commission.
Check out our showcase page for great videos like this one that explains the importance of the social impact section of the CalSEED application process from The Greenlining Institute.
CalSEED is delivered in partnership with others to advance and support entrepreneurs. This amazing ecosystem of incubators, accelerators, nonprofits, companies and universities work together to deliver resources, mentoring and business building support to our participating entrepreneurs.