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Next Generation

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What you'll learn

Want to be your own boss? Access free start-up training and cash grants of up to £10,000 to begin your entrepreneurial journey. Sign up to Next Generation by Enterprise Nation and Launch It and apply to the StartUp bootcamp by 31 January when 100 budding entrepreneurs will be selected to access 10 weeks of training, mentoring, the chance to showcase in a pop-up shop on Oxford Street and receive a grant between £750 and £10,000

Entry requirements

18-24 years old living in Hackney

This online course is taught using Microsoft Teams

What does this mean for me?

Our courses are normally taught in person. To keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we're doing all our teaching online instead.

You'll need a computer or smartphone with a good internet connection.

Your tutor will send you detailed instructions before lessons start.

New to video calls? See our guide

Apply for this course

Created in partnership with Launch It, the Next Generation programme is part of the UK’s Community Renewal Fund. It aims to give thousands of young people in London, aged 18-24 the support to start a business.

About Next Generation Created in partnership with Launch It, the Next Generation programme is part of the UK’s Community Renewal Fund. It aims to give thousands of young people in London, aged 18-24 the support to start a business. An education hub and programme activity will launch in February. In the meantime, applications are open for the Next Generation StartUp Bootcamp. Through the StartUp Bootcamp,100 budding entrepreneurs will be selected for 10 weeks of training, one-to one mentoring, a chance to showcase their business in a pop-up on Oxford Street and a grant of between £750 and £10,000. Applications close on 31 January 2022.

If you would like to apply please contact dalal.al-jalaby@islington.gov.uk

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