Category Archives: Applications

Request For Startups: Tomorrow’s Transport.

As reported in the BBC: Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under PM’s green plan While the efforts from the PM might be lacklustre (the budget amount for this transformation is 1/25th of the massively overspent (and mostly pointless) HS2 rail project, the opportunity remains for smart startups to address…

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Creative Industries Seed Fund Launch

Last week saw the launch of the Creative Industries Seed Fund in Northern Ireland. Obviously a direct descendent of the Innovation Fund it’s not quite as open as the predecessor because it’s definitely aimed at Digital. If you recall, 40% of the Innovation Fund was dedicated to Digital previously – this will be close to…

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Start Up Opportunites are Rife

Belfast is booming, tourists are at every city centre street corner jumping on a City Sightseeing Bus and there are many a crane on the skyline with more hotels and student accommodation popping up around town. In the mix of the Belfast boom, there is booming startup world: business startup opportunities are rife. The talent,…

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For Startups

    The RAISE Accelerator is a 6 month intensive programme. Our startups will work with the Raise team to build strong foundations for their business with the aim to innovate, validate, accelerate and raise investment. Raise Applications are OPEN Get your application in for Spring 2021 Intake – Applications close Friday 29th January Why…

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Welcome to RAISE

Welcome to Northern Ireland’s first privately-run startup accelerator. We are seeking disruptive, scalable, high-growth business ideas from entrepreneurs / startups who can commit to our programme here at RAISE. Following an intensive curriculum over 6 months, delivered by entrepreneurs who have ‘been there, and done it.’ Our business is startups. Applications are currently open.

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