Five Scottish-based companies or individuals will receive a package of co-ordinated growth support over several months to help them accelerate an IoT cyber security or resilience product or service into the market.
This event is part of the Scottish Enterprise and Scottish Government supported cyber challenge programme, launched by Kate Forbes MSP at the 6th CENSIS Technology Summit.
The accelerator is open to:
There are no limits – we’re looking for ideas that can be applied to any sector or market. Examples might include:
The competition opened on 20th April 2020
As soon as your application arrives, our review panel will assess it. If we think it has potential, we can allocate one of the five support packages and start working with you immediately. We might want to have a short interview with you, via teleconference, before making our final decision,
The very last date to send us your application is 29 May 2020 but if you have an idea please don’t wait and risk missing out; send us your idea now.
CENSIS will select an overall winner from the five winners of the support package. The overall winner will win a place straight to the semi-finals of the Scottish EDGE competition.
Scottish EDGE is the UK’s biggest business funding competition for businesses headquartered in Scotland with innovative, early-stage, high-growth potential ideas, offering loans and grants of up to £150,000 and a comprehensive business support package. The competition is very popular attracting around 250 entries to each bi-annual round of the competition with only around 50 of the initial entrants getting to the semi-final stage
We’ve tried to make it as simple and straightforward as possible but if you’ve any questions just email us with the subject heading ‘IoT cyber accelerator.
Good luck with your application. We can’t wait to hear from you.
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