The EY Foundation’s Accelerate 2018 programme has recently launched and is open for applications in London, Yorkshire, the North West, Scotland and Thames Valley.

The programme provides business support to enterprises that make a social or environmental impact. They do this by offering access to skills from business coaches, workshops, networking and project support. It’s a great opportunity for social entrepreneurs to tap into the professional expertise of EY and its networks at no cost.

Accelerate offers 12 months of support that includes access to:

  • your own business coach, offering you one to one support in understanding and leveraging your business performance;
  • tailored workshops targeted at understanding the key levers of your business;
  • networking events to connect with potential clients, supporters and advisors; and
  • project support resource – entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to access free business expertise from EY and other parties.

You can find out more about the programme and application criteria by clicking here