Scottish Edge is a competition aimed at identifying and supporting Scotland's up-and-coming innovation, high-growth potential entrepreneurial talent.
We are inviting all potential applicants from The University of Edinburgh to an application workshop on Wednesday 23rd August. Held at The University of Edinburgh, this workshop will be delivered by the Scottish EDGE team and experts from within Scotland's entrepreneurial system and could be the first step in your Scottish EDGE journey to win funding of up to £100,000.
Register here - we look forward to seeing you there.
RSE Enterprise Fellowships enable promising science and technology researchers to develop into successful entrepreneurs. Awardees get to focus solely on refining their business ideas, whilst receiving one year’s salary, expert training in entrepreneurship and access to mentorship from business Fellows of the RSE and other successful entrepreneurs in the business community. The deadline for Enterprise Fellowships is 1 November 2017.
The Enterprise Development team at ERI requires all potential applicants from The University of Edinburgh to attend an application workshop. The workshop will pick out key aspects that applicants should address in each section of the application form and highlight some of the key fundamental principles of successful commercialisation; ranging from the distinction between ‘features and benefits’ to the importance of intellectual property protection. The sessions will also include advice on how to communicate your technology clearly to non-specialists and how to effectively structure the interview presentation.
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This scheme is now open: deadline for submissions is 4pm Monday 2nd October
Enterprise Fellowships are open to all entrepreneurial academics and recent graduates and will enable you to bring your innovative technology to market. Enterprise Fellowships are awards to individuals to reward innovation and stimulate creativity and innovation in engineering in the UK by identifying and supporting the founders and leaders of tomorrow’s high-tech companies.
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