Y Accelerator

The Y Accelerator is an exciting programme across the Sheffield City Region being delivered in partnership, Opening for applications very soon – contact the Growth Hub to pre register.

What is the Y Accelerator

The Y-Accelerator is programme that offers 10 ambitious entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop an idea or early business in a supportive environment. On offer will be amazing opportunity to benefit from 3-months intensive development support and a chance to win equity investment.

The programme is built around modern business modelling techniques, with access to expert advice, mentors, specialist workshops, market research and tailored 1-to-1 support. The programme concludes with an investor pitch event, providing a unique opportunity to pitch your new business to a range of investors with a chance to win the £25k investment.

The SCR Growth Hub and partners will be running this business competition once in 2017 and then twice in 2018 and 2019, this page will be updated when the Y-accelerator is open for applications, but to Pre-register your interest please e-mail growthhub@sheffieldcityregion.org.uk and we’ll notify you when more details are available.

For information on our previous programme please visit http://www.uksteelenterprise.co.uk/media-hub/news/779-research-retold-wins-y-accelerator-and-25k-investment-from-uk-steel-enterprise


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