23 Apr 2018
Applications have opened for a new scheme designed to nurture and support up to 20 high-potential entrepreneurs
The CAN DO Scotland Unlocking Ambition Mainstream Programme is a game-changing package of funding, training and business support worth up to £100,000 per participant. The programme offers a combination of funding, leadership training, mentoring and business support to help fast-track growth ambitions. Wherever you are in the world right now, you can apply for the programme, but you must base your business in Scotland and grow it here. The programme aims to identify entrepreneurs with high-growth potential who have ideas that will create jobs, grow the economy and benefit Scottish society as a whole.
James Watt, co-founder of BrewDog and one of the programme mentors says: “The programme offers innovative entrepreneurs everything they need to take their business to the next level – time, money and amazing support from world-class organisations. It’s an extraordinary opportunity that will unearth the game-changers of the future and I’m excited to be a part of it.” Applications are open until May 2nd 2018.