Applications are open for RAE’s Shott Scale Up Accelerator

Calling start-ups and established high-growth engineering and technology SMEs looking to scale up! Applications are open to take part in Royal Academy of Engineering‘s new Shott Scale Up Accelerator. 

The Shott Scale Up Accelerator is a six-month programme that develops, nurtures, and strengthens the leadership capabilities of senior decision-makers in high-growth engineering and tech SMEs to scale their business to the next level.

Included in the programme:

  • a £10k grant towards the very best in leadership training delivered anywhere in the world
  • 6-month, flexible mix of expert-led growth training workshops
  • monthly, one-to-one scaleup coaching
  • an experienced mentor from our unrivalled network of 1700+ Academy Fellows
  • travel and accommodation expenses covered
  • free, lifetime access to the Taylor Centre co-working space in London, and networking, speaker events and roundtables

Who can apply? Candidates must be senior decision makers in engineering or technology businesses that have raised at least £1,000,000 through equity investment or turnover from the previous year, or a combination of both.

The deadline to apply is 7 November 2022, 4pm.

The Shott Scale Up Accelerator is funded by BEIS and Ian Shott CBE FREng a highly successful entrepreneur who has played a pivotal role in establishing and growing the Enterprise Hub since its inception in 2013.

Ian believes “supporting the growth of a dynamic, home-grown SME sector is vital to UK economic recovery and is delighted to be able to support a new generation of entrepreneurial engineers to scale their businesses and succeed.”

Find out more here

By UKBAA 13 Oct 2022