Make your bright business idea a reality with the help of Converge! Find out how to apply and what our judges look for.
Navigating the ups and downs of starting a new business? Converge is here to help. Designed for staff, students and recent graduates of all Scottish universities, we offer intensive business training; a dynamic network; 1-2-1 support and generous, equity-free cash prizes to springboard your idea from concept to reality.
Applications are open Wednesday 26 January to Tuesday 5 April, so find out everything you need to know including what our judges look for in a successful proposal. Our team can also give you practical hints and tips and tailored advice to help your application fly.
small business, start ups
We provide training, workshops, resources, expertise, and consultation support in adopting digital, technology, and innovative methods for business marketing, operations, systems, learning, and operations.
As a founder or entrepreneur understanding what you need can be really confusing with all the conflicting advice. Or even being the single marketing person on the team can be isolating. Having someone you can connect with to bounce ideas off, discuss direction and clarify plans can make all the difference. Or just having an extra strategic pair of hands available when you need it. Starting at £550 per month.Cost: £500 - £999