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Call for Applications: DigitalCity Accelerator Programme

Calling early stage digital business leaders and tech founders in the Tees Valley:

We are delighted to announce that we are delivering the next DigitalCity Accelerator Programme in March 2020.

We would welcome applications from digital/tech companies in the Tees Valley that have been actively trading for up to 18 months, can demonstrate digital and entrepreneurial talent and have the potential to contribute to the future economic growth of the Tees Valley.

Successful applicants will access an ERDF funded* programme of workshops and bespoke mentoring support that will help them to take their business to the next level, along with a business development grant of up to £5,000.

The Programme is delivered one day each week over eight weeks (seven workshops plus a ‘Demo Day’) and delegates are expected to attend all of the weekly workshops.

If you would like to accelerate and grow your digital business with the assistance of a team that has supported some of the most successful digital business leaders and employers in Teesside, download an Application Pack here

Application Deadline: Friday 14th February 2020, 5pm

Interview Dates: Tuesday 25th & Thursday 27th February, 2020

Programme Induction: Wednesday 11th March (delivered Wednesdays until 13th May)

For more information please contact Scott Watson on: (01642) 738 694 or Email: scott.watson@tees.ac.uk

 

* DigitalCity is receiving £1,217,733 funding from the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural & Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding