Tech Nation's growth programmes open for applications

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Support is available to help scale your tech business

Seven of Tech Nation's growth and sector programmes have opened for applications. These free, government-backed programmes help scaling companies from all UK regions overcome common growth challenges and scale faster. They provide businesses with expert coaching, peer-to-peer learning and extensive networking opportunities.

Net Zero 3.0

Support for climate-tech trailblazers that are creating a more sustainable future. It is aimed at early-stage scale-ups working across critical sectors, including electricity and energy, transport and mobility, agriculture, food systems, manufacturing and building technology. Find out more about Net Zero.

Fintech 5.0

Support for early-stage fintech companies to scale. The programme offers access to entrepreneurs, investors and experts that have the experience growing businesses can tap into. Find out more about Fintech.

Applied AI 4.0

Support for early-stage businesses that are developing AI solutions to address real-world challenges. The programme offers opportunities to learn from scale coaches and connect with peers. Find out more about Applied AI.

Libra 2.0

This programme focuses on the Black founder experience, helping them navigate the scaling journey, to realise their ambitions in the tech sphere. Find out more about Libra.

Net Zero X

Growth support for climate tech companies with high-emissions reduction and exponential potential. Find out more about Net Zero X.

Upscale 8.0

Support for the UK's most promising tech companies to accelerate their growth and unlock the key to scaling successfully. Find out more about Upscale.

Future Fifty 11.0

Offering access to peer-to-peer learning, and facilitating an open dialogue between experienced entrepreneurs and founders, with in-depth masterclass sessions run by seasoned coaches. Find out more about Future Fifty.

Applications for all of the growth programmes will close at 11:59pm on 5 July 2022. You can check your eligibility and apply here.

Successful applicants will be notified in June and onboarded in August. The programmes will commence in September.

Before you start your application, Tech Nation recommends that you read their application guide which includes advice from their judges on what makes a good application.

First published 17 May 2022