The Entrepreneurial Spark programme is coming to Newcastle in August and is looking for 80 small businesses to join it at 1 Trinity Gardens.
Anyone with an idea or a business can apply for a place in Entrepreneurial Spark’s hatchery – which is a free six-month business support programme.
According to its latest impact report, it has supported a total of 660 businesses across the UK so far, supporting a total of 1,816 jobs.
During the programme, start-ups and scale-up entrepreneurs have access to:
The programme was officially launched at an event at Newcastle’s Live Theatre last night (14 March) with speakers from NatWest, RBS and Entrepreneurial Spark.
As well as pre-start and start-up businesses, the programme is also seeking business mentors to support its network of SMEs.
Newacstle Hatchery Timeline
Bootcamp – Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th August 2016 (9-5pm)
Hatchery start date – Wednesday 10th August 2016
Fortnightly Wednesday events – starting on the 17th August 2016 (5-7pm)
Acceler8 – 10th November 2016 (Full day event)