The Social Shifters Student Innovation Challenge is your chance to learn more about social entrepreneurship. No matter where you are or what stage you’re at – this is your chance to take that next small step towards making that idea a reality The application process is quick and easy, and the best student pitches in each university will receive a £1000 cash award to take their idea to the next level!

Background Entust is an innovative platform which enables every person in the world to have an income from sharing what they love, their most unique passion, without risks and without the need of a bank account.  In other words, Entust changes the whole game and allows all of to make a living through our passion [...]
What is the Flexible Workforce Development Fund (FWDF)? The Scottish Government and Scottish Funding Council have announced the new Flexible Workforce Development Fund (FWDF), in direct response to feedback from the Scottish Government’s consultation on the introduction of the UK Government Apprenticeship Levy and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). What does this mean? SMEs across [...]
Join the EUAcceL programme and work with international partners in the areas of urban mobility and low carbon manufacturing EUAcceL is a 3 month programme with the opportunity to work in a team to build your entrepreneurial skills, to develop an international network and to reach a point where you are ready to pitch to [...]
David Gracie shares his entrepreneurial story, as well as a business opportunity for a climate conscious entrepreneur to take forward. By a lucky accident, I’ve discovered a good way to help to save the planet.  But I’m 86, so I’m looking for one or more young entrepreneurs to help take things forward. The Shieling drying [...]

We are delighted to announce that Edinburgh Napier University will be taking part in a new project called EUAcceL along with partner universities, incubators, startups, and industry partners from across Europe. 

The Bright Red Sparks 2021 final judging round is upon us, and we are delighted to announce the enterprising Edinburgh Napier students, alumni and staff who made this year’s shortlist. With over £20,000 in prize money to be won, making it to the Bright Red Sparks final is no small feat. With the major prize [...]

Open call to join Start For Future, an international pre-accelerator programme by Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship gGmbH and 15+ universities (including Edinburgh Napier University) in the eBridge Alliance. Apply by 27 June 2021.

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