Funds up to £20K per team
Takes 4-6% equity
Funds 20 startups per year
Invests in Europe North America South America Asia Africa 5 more
FORWARD, ran by Birmingham Enterprise Community is a 6-month comprehensive accelerator programme that provides a package of support for startups to enable growth and support the transition towards scaleup. FORWARD is sector-agnostic programme with many of the startups being at a pre-revenue and pre-funding phase, either working on or having recently released an MVP.

Support includes:
- A structured programme of weekly masterclasses
- Weekly one-to-one coaching
- Access to a mentor pool of 16+ international mentors
- 24/7 free access to Alpha Works co-working space in Birmingham city centre
- Networking and promotional opportunities
- Access to a package of virtual resources (including IBM, Google & more)
- Assistance with access to talent
- Funding opportunities including a post-programme Demo Day...
FORWARD, ran by Birmingham Enterprise Community is a 6-month comprehensive accelerator programme that provides a package of support for startups to enable growth and support the transition towards scaleup. FORWARD is sector-agnostic programme with many of the startups being at a pre-revenue and pre-funding phase, either working on or having recently released an MVP.

Support includes:
- A structured programme of weekly masterclasses
- Weekly one-to-one coaching
- Access to a mentor pool of 16+ international mentors
- 24/7 free access to Alpha Works co-working space in Birmingham city centre
- Networking and promotional opportunities
- Access to a package of virtual resources (including IBM, Google & more)
- Assistance with access to talent
- Funding opportunities including a post-programme Demo Day
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