Ignite Accelerator

Ignite Accelerator

A funded, 6 month accelerator for MVP-stage founders or teams, looking to scale their business and potentially raise further investment.


Program Type

Applications for the next accelerator cohort are currently closed. The accelerator is open to companies based, or willing to relocate to / with a material presence, in the North East (County Durham, Northumberland and Tyne and Wear).
Through our coaching, mentoring from successful founders, workshops with experienced entrepreneurs and advice from our portfolio of 150+ startups, we’ll help companies answer these questions and create a scalable growth plan.

£40,000 investment for 5% equity, with a further 1% contributed to The Founders Cooperative

Funding & Benefits

Type of Funding
Extended Offer
Program Fee
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Other Benefits


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