LEAP provides real-world life science project experiences to Houston area post-bacc trainees. This program will focus on the earliest stages of commercialization from late stage academia to emerging companies. Fellows will collaborate with a variety of Houston area life-science companies and organizations to work on business-related projects. Projects will last 4-6 weeks and require ~5 hours of work per fellow per week. This program is unpaid and open to all students, including international trainees, and is structured around a trainee's schedule.