supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Scottish EDGE - Entrepreneurial Competition
Scottish EDGE is a funding competition aimed at identifying and supporting Scotland’s up-and-coming, innovative, high-growth potential entrepreneurial talent. Candidates should have an ambitious growth strategy and a commitment to deliver upon it. They must be head-quartered in, or relocating to, Scotland and aiming to attain at a minimum £200K of increased sales over the next three years.
Winners of the Scottish EDGE will benefit from:
Funding of up to £150,000, taking the form of a 50% grant, 50% loan
Enrolment into the EDGE Alumni programme
Package of Support from leading business organisations
Who can apply?
Your organisation must be Incorporated at Companies House. Scottish EDGE is open to Ltd Companies and registered Social Enterprises/ Charities only. The company must have been in operation for less five years, have less than 24 employees, have a business bank account and be capable of employing at least five more people over the next 3 years.