Eagle Labs Funding Readiness Programme
Powered by Capital Enterprise
Helping entrepreneurs to navigate the funding landscape.
Many founders and entrepreneurs are confused by the funding options available to them and to help them navigate the funding landscape better, we’ve designed a programme to help to demystify funding and to provide founders with the skills and knowledge they need to fund their business growth.
20 November, 2023
5 January, 2024
15 January, 2024
Season 11 Spring 2024
Applications open 19 February
Applications close 22 March
Programme launches 1 April
Season 12 Summer 2024
Applications open 20 May
Applications close 21June
Programme launches 1 July
(Funded by UK Government)
Season 13 Autumn 2024
Applications open 27 August
Applications close 27 September
Programme launches 7 October
Season 14 Winter 2024/25
Applications open 2 November
Applications close 3 January
Programme launches 13 January
(Funded by UK Government)
The programme includes:
Our online sessions cover:
- Grant funding
- Equity investment
- Alternative ways of funding your business
By joining you could:
Improve your knowledge of the funding landscape
Learn about the available innovation grant funds and what makes a compelling grant application
Understand how to plan, market and deliver a successful crowdfunding campaign
Connect, network and learn from a cohort of ambitious businesses like yours who are looking to grow
Gain access to educational content
Receive additional support from the Eagle Labs team after the programme ends as well as mentoring from growth experts
Receive 1:1 mentoring support from a grant and/or crowdfunding expert*
Benefit from tailored and 1:1 investor readiness support to help you shape and deliver a compelling pitch to potential investors*
Attend a demo day*
*Selected Businesses Only
Hear from founders who have already been on the Funding Readiness Programme journey.
CEO & Co-founder, Plend
CEO & Co-founder, Safepoint
Who is the Funding Readiness Programme for?
The Programme is designed for UK-based founders ranging from early-stage businesses to established scale-ups who are considering investment or funding to develop and grow their business.
How it works
The Programme is delivered online via virtual workshops and educational content, as well virtual training and mentoring sessions. Once you have been accepted onto the programme, we will share all the details of upcoming workshops and mentoring support available.
About Capital Enterprise
Capital Enterprise is a body of connectors, influencers, investors and policy-makers, collaborating to serve and super-charge the UK start-up scene.
They are the largest network of start-up supporters in London and a leading authority on tech start-up growth and committed to making the UK the best place in Europe to start and scale a business.
They are actively involved in the UK's start-up, investment and fast-growth scenes having founded the AI-Seed Fund and co-founded and co-managed the London Co-Investment Fund.