Heal.LA BioScience & Healthcare Accelerator
Applications are now open for our 2022 cohort
Heal.LA’s Bioscience & Healthcare Accelerator Program is committed to nurturing and scaling innovations that positively impact the health and wellness of communities in the Los Angeles region. The six-month accelerator program — which is free to participate in for aspiring entrepreneurs — offers a unique combination of connections, resources, and funding opportunities. The Heal.LA program is backed by Larta’s proven methodologies and world-class experts from the life sciences industry.
Commercialization Assistance Program for startups who have a science & technology to benefit underserved communities in the LA County region.
Heal.LA’s accelerator is designed to identify, nurture and scale biosciences healthcare in SoCal. The program is designed to help accelerate the market readiness (partnering and investment) of aspiring & underserved entrepreneurs in the Los Angeles region.
BioScience & Healthcare researchers and startups who are developing science & technology innovation that can benefit the greater LA region; early-stage startups pre-seed to series A.
Free to selected applicants.
Sponsored by the State of California Governor’s Office of Small Business & Economic Development, U.S. Small Business Association (SBA), Wells Fargo, and Gilead Sciences.
For 2022, applications will open in April and continue on a rolling basis
Average of 2-3 hours per week
Interested in joining this program?
Answer a few short questions, and our team will be in touch with next steps and more info.
Apply to join the Heal.LA BioScience & Healthcare Accelerator program.
Please complete our online process, and our team will review your application.
Heal.LA is supported by leading organizations in the LA region.
4 things your startup can do on the program:
Dedicated 1:1 mentorship to commercialize your innovation from La’s top life science experts.
Pilot your Product
Develop & scale your innovation in partnership with Heal.LA’s leading healthcare partners.
Collaborate with our grant writing experts to apply for and win non-dilutive government SBIR funding.
Participate in exclusive Demo Days to a curated network of active investors.
Collaborate 1:1 with an expert Larta 'Principal Advisor' during the program. We have a team of highly experienced bioscience & healthcare focused mentors.
Our programs are led by seasoned industry experts with deep sector knowledge. Each startup is assigned a dedicated Principal Advisor to guide their journey from idea to sustainable enterprise.
Utilize our proven products during your program to accelerate your startup.
Our portfolio of 30+ products & tools for startups have been designed & proven over 25-years to accelerate translating R&D ideas into sustainable enterprises.
Our bench of highly experienced experts/mentors work 1:1 with startup founders to deliver our products, customized to your stage of growth and specific goals.
It is highly beneficial to be guided by an industry expert to understand the commercialization process. We are very grateful to have the insider connection.