Applications are now open.
NELSA - North England Life Science Accelerator Programme has been established to offer early stage life science businesses access to intensive entrepreneurship and commercialisation training including structured business support programmes, industry expertise, world class facilities and equipment at Alderley Park, and the potential for seed funding.
Up to 10 early stage businesses/commercialisation projects will receive support and the potential to secure seed funding.
Key benefits include a programme of business workshops, one to one coaching, expert mentoring support and access to clinicians/clinical validation and industry leaders in your field.
The Accelerator Partners include Alderley Park, BioCity, Alderley Park Ventures, Catapult Ventures, the Northern Health Service Alliance (NHSA) and the N8 Research Partnership.
Applications are invited from entrepreneurs, including students, post-docs and academics at any career stage from anywhere in the UK. Research must be in the field of life sciences and healthcare and can include therapeutics, diagnostics, devices and digital media. Inter-disciplinary projects are encouraged.
Application closing date: 26th October.
Supported by BioHub Accelerator: Life Sciences Support Programme.