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Royal Society of Edinburgh Enterprise Fellowships 

The RSE Enterprise Fellowship is Scotland’s leading business development and training programme enabling science and technology researchers to develop into successful entrepreneurs.

Do you need help accelerating your business proposition?

Applications are now open for the prestigious RSE Enterprise Fellowships, Scotland’s leading bi-annual business development and training programme for the Higher Education sector. This programme enables promising science and technology academics or researchers to develop into successful entrepreneurs.

The RSE Enterprise Fellowship programme will ensure that you are supported and equipped with the skills necessary to succeed in today’s fast-paced global business environment.  It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity with the potential to be truly life-changing.

Enterprise Fellows can focus solely on refining their strategy while receiving:

  • One year’s salary
  • Up to £10,000 business support funding
  • One year’s expert training in entrepreneurship and business development
  • Access to mentors from Fellows of the RSE and other successful entrepreneurs in the business community

The value of the programme (funding and in-kind support) is estimated at £90,000 per Enterprise Fellow.

Closing date

Closed awaiting next round of funding.


If you wish to apply or want to learn more, please contact Sally Bowie at Edinburgh Innovations.