19 Aug 2015

The search is on! Apply now for Bethnal Green Ventures Winter 2016

By Anna Hyde

Applications for Bethnal Green Ventures’ Winter 2016 accelerator programme are now open! We are looking for ambitious, early-stage startups using technology to address some of the world’s toughest social and environmental challenges.  From tackling loneliness to revolutionising access to healthcare or improving resilience to climate change. You can find out more details about what we’re looking for here.

Our winter accelerator will run from January to March 2016.  The 12 week programme will provide teams with £15,000 investment, co-working space in the heart of London and intensive business support and workshops from our expert network of mentors, alumni and the BGV team.

To date, we have supported 62 startups ranging from ethical mobile phones, a crowdfunding platform for scientific research, to smart NHS booking systems and an online community for young people suffering from mental health problems. You can read more about our alumni startups here.

If you have an idea for how to solve a big social or environmental problem using technology, this is your chance to move that idea forward.

Apply NOW – or if you want to talk to us about your idea first, drop us a line at hello@bethnalgreenventures.com.

The deadline for submitting applications is 09:00 GMT on Monday 19th October 2015.