Global Young Innovators Programme

The Global Young Innovators Programme offers 60 forward-thinking, entrepreneurial minds from across the UK and South Africa, a platform to join forces, ignite ideas and co-design solutions that can help solve some of the greatest challenges facing our global community.

Funding Details
When

Registration Opens

09/12/2020

Registration Closes

08/01/2021

Award

In phase 1, up to 60 young innovators will attend a 5-day virtual bootcamp (free) and there are also opportunities for collaboration and mentoring. At the end of phase 1, up to 15 projects will receive an average of £10,000 each in grant funding.

Organisation

Innovate UK

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The Global Young Innovators Programme offers 60 forward-thinking, entrepreneurial minds from across the UK and South Africa, a platform to join forces, ignite ideas and co-design solutions that can help solve some of the greatest challenges facing our global community.

Providing mentorship, industry leading training and the chance to pitch for £10,000 in grant funding, this bespoke 3 to 9-month programme is designed to connect and equip you with the resources needed to bridge the gap, and transform your early-stage idea into a viable business.

Innovate UK is now calling young innovators (aged 18-30) willing to rise to the challenge and collaborate with inspirational, like-minded entrepreneurs in South Africa to form ground-breaking projects and be a force for positive change.