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A 3-day online course designed to fast-track female business owners in the East and South East Midlands to secure investment.

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At every stage of the business journey, UK women are less likely to pursue entrepreneurialism than men. Only half as many women as men start businesses. Male entrepreneurs are also five times more likely than women to grow their business to £1 million turnover or more.

Lack of start-up funding is cited as the #1 barrier by women. In fact, women start businesses with 53% less capital than men and are less aware of the funding options available to them. Furthermore, growing a business is inhibited by less than 2% of all venture funding going to businesses founded by women.

Lincolnshire Business Angels and the British Business Bank have teamed up to change that.


The course will:

• Help you to identify the barriers facing female business owners

• Provide you with an overview of the local & national funding landscape

• Give you the tools and step-by-step support to confidently secure funding

• Assist you in putting together a business plan in a pitch deck format

• Introduce you to like-minded businesswomen

• Inspire you with the real journeys of other female founders

• Help to build your confidence in presenting your business

• Create a safe and supportive space to practice pitching for investment


Entry requirements:

• You must be a female business owner (sole trader included)

• Your business must be based or registered in East or South East Midlands

• This is a 3 part course, not 3 separate courses. You must be able to attend all sessions; Sunday 15th, 22nd & 29th October – 10.30-16.30.

If you want to see more about this course please click here.

Event information:


15/10/2023 - 29/10/2023 10:30 - 16:30

Category: Funding

Organised by:
Lincolnshire Business Angels