Call for early stage entrepreneurs! Applications open for Ignite Founders Challenge - Spring 2021

Are you at the start of your venture journey? Now is the time to challenge yourself and put your founding team and idea in front of one of the world’s most successful startup environments. Take on the Ignite Founders’ Challenge this Spring with Cambridge Judge Business School’s Entrepreneurship Centre.


The programme aims to back the next generation of early-stage entrepreneurs and will cover the fundamentals of starting a business.

Places are available for new and very early-stage ventures to join the Ignite Founders’ Challenge. Over a single month, the Challenge focuses on developing startups with an idea or an early-stage plan.

The Ignite Founders’ Challenge consists of a series of 10 half-day sessions. The programme takes place over a month, on Mondays and Fridays.

The programme will take you through a series of Injection sessions, seminars and workshops on specific topics. These are followed by reflection sessions on Fridays, facilitated by business coaches. The format enables you to develop your idea over an extended period, surrounded and supported by peers, experts and experienced coaches, right at the centre of the Cambridge ecosystem.

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Dates: Monday 10 May to Friday 11 June.

Deadline: The final application deadline is 23 April 2021.

Format: Online Learning

Apply: Please complete the online form here

Fees: Cost per founding team is £1,450 (minimum two people team, maximum three people per team).

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