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University of Edinburgh AI Accelerator 2024 – Applications open

The University of Edinburgh AI Accelerator is now open for applications for the 2024/25 cohort.

A business development programme for AI-driven scaleups, it has supported over 80 companies in the past five years. Collectively, they have raised more than £67m in funding since taking part in the programme and driven transformational change. See the highlight of the recent showcase event here.

Why Participate?

● Tailored Assistance: Benefit from specialised workshops and dedicated mentors, as well as support from fellow founders.

● Equity-Free Funding: Participants receive a £10k stipend with potential for additional funding – without sacrificing any equity.

● Valuable Connections: access our networks of investors, mentors, academic expertise, student talent and potential partners.

● Supportive Community: Thrive within the collaborative environment of the Bayes Centre, the University of Edinburgh’s innovation hub for data science and AI.

Are you what we’re looking for?

If your scaleup uses AI to tackle challenges in climate change, health, or social impact and you have the potential to scale in the next six months, we’re searching for pioneers like you. Learn more about our criteria and how to apply here.

The new application window will run until 19th of May 2024.

To find out more about the programme and the application process, sign up for one of our information sessions:

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