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Elevate your business.
Join Ignite in Belfast.

Whether you are starting out or looking to the next level, Ignite’s pre-accelerator and accelerator programs have been created to support you.

Propel Pre-Accelerator

6 months to launch your business.

Designed for early-stage technology companies that are in development, or have only just launched.

  • £15,000

    Grant funding
  • 12 months

    Office space
  • 24 week

    Programme

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Ignite Accelerator

12 weeks to scale your business.

For established technology companies which need help scaling and raising further investment.

  • £15,000

    Investment
  • 9 months

    Office space
  • 12 week

    Programme
  • 3 months

    US Office & Accomodation
  • £5,000

    Relocation grant
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Applications open until December 2018

schedule

An action packed schedule.

Each program is personalised based on which companies get accepted. As well as the Ignite team, we bring in people from across the UK/Ireland to help you fast-foward your business.

Workshops

Talks and workshops that touch upon key areas e.g. Product, Technology, Sales, Marketing, Legal, Financial

Founder Firesides

In our Founder fireside series you will have a unique opportunity to hear from founders their story of the successes and failures.

Mentorship

We introduce you to experienced mentors who are here to help you. They'll share their experiences and provide feedback on our business.

Pitching & Demo Day

We'll help craft your story. You’ll have an opportunity to test your pitch in public, and build up to demo day.

Fundraising & Investors

As part of the program you will get in front of active investors. The accelerator program has a series of investor lunches where you sit down and tell investors about your product.

Trips

Accelerator teams will travel and gather experience from different markets such as San Francisco, New York and London with support to set up base in San Francisco after the program.

perks

Over £100,000 in perks.

You get access to perks from companies who would like to see you succeed. Everything from stickers to hosting. There's enough credits in there to run most tech stacks for a year.

Your new office.

Every company gets between 9-12 months free space at Belfast's newest coworking space. As well as the program the Ormeau Baths is a leading host to technology events in Northern Ireland.

Learn more about the Ormeau Baths →

US LANDING PAD

A head start in San Francisco

Up to 5 companies from each Program will be offered an additional 3 months support to set up base in San Francisco. You will get a coworking desk, a £5,000 grant towards travel and accomodation costs, and access to our network of SF mentors, investors and exclusive events.

Let's talk

Whatever it takes to help you be successful.

We are searching for companies and founders that have the potential to be great. So whether you are interested in applying this year or next, we are here to talk.

Schedule a call with us.

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