Scottish EDGE Launches a Follow-on Funding Award for its Winners
Two previous Scottish EDGE winners will take an equal share of the £200,000 prize fund available to successful applicants of the new Winners EDGE (WEDGE) Award.
If you are considering applying for Scottish EDGE in Round 14, then be sure to come along to one of our workshops – kindly hosted by some of our supporting organisations in locations throughout Scotland.
The quality and quantity of exceptional start-up businesses capable of scaling from Scotland has seen Scottish EDGE receive additional funding of £1m from Scottish Enterprise to grow the competition.
Never ones to bow to superstition, Scottish EDGE, the UK’s largest business funding competition, is on the hunt for Scotland’s most innovative entrepreneurs with the launch of ‘Lucky’ Round 13.
Scottish EDGE launches a special category award to target social enterprise applicants.
Scottish EDGE, Scotland’s leading competition to identify and support the nation’s most promising entrepreneurial talent, is launching a special category award today – the Social Enterprise EDGE (SEE) Award – in partnership with Postcode Innovation Trust to encourage applications from Social Enterprise businesses.
The winners of Scottish EDGE Round 12 have been announced with stem cell research business, Cytochroma taking home the Higgs EDGE Science and Technology Special Award.
Each of the winners will take home up to a six-figure share of the £1million prize pot and will receive an all-encompassing package of support from Scottish EDGE’s partner organisations to help them fast-track and grow their business.
Scottish EDGE has announced a new venue for its latest round’s finalists, taking the UK’s largest business funding competition out of its Edinburgh home for the first time since its inception in 2013.
Scottish EDGE, Scotland’s leading competition to identify and support the nation’s most promising entrepreneurial talent, has once again joined forces with Creative Scotland and Cultural Enterprise Office to encourage applications from the creative sector via the Creative EDGE special award.
The Creative EDGE Award is a prize of up to £100,000 – 60% loan and 40% grant – which will be presented to the top creative business idea to enter in Round 12 of the Scottish EDGE competition.