Success ProgrammeBackNews & Events
21st January 2020
About the programme:
The SUCCESS programme is a first-of-its-kind opportunity designed to help social scientists with innovative and marketable research ideas to get the training, support and funding to transform those ideas into a business or social enterprise. The programme is open to applications from social sciences researchers across ASPECT partners.
Successful applicants will benefit from:
- A half-day’s Business Canvas support session to build your idea (February 2020)
- A 3-day training bootcamp in entrepreneurial skills led by industry experts from the iCURe programme (24th-26th March 2020 in Sheffield)
- Ongoing support across the summer to develop your business idea and pitching skills
- The chance to pitch in front of investors for up to £50,000 in prize money
How to Apply
The Success programme is open to applications from social sciences researchers from Aspect partner institutions (Cardiff University, Glasgow University, The London School of Economics and Political Science, Manchester University, Oxford University, Sheffield University and Sussex University).
To apply, please contact your institutions Research Commercialisation representative, or email your dedicated Aspect representative, details of which can be found on our members page.