SME Leaders Programme

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What is the grant available for?

We are looking for our next cohort of promising leaders of growth-potential engineering and technology companies.
This six-month programme is designed to support you to develop the leadership skills needed to scale your business.

What we offer
  • Grant of up to £10,000 to fund leadership training courses of your choice
  • One-to-one personal leadership coaching
  • Masterclasses and workshops delivered by senior business leaders
  • Provision of an experienced business mentor
  • Access to the Taylor Centre, our Central London office and meeting space
  • Travel and accommodation expenses covered for all activities.

Any eligibility criteria

What we're looking for:

 • Decision-makers (both engineers and non-engineers) in engineering and technology SMEs with an ambitious vision to grow
 • Your company must have raised at least £500,000 equity investment and/or have a turnover of at least £200,000 in the previous 12 months
 • Your company must be based in the UK to be eligible for this award - applicants from any nationality are eligible as long as you have the right to work in the UK
 • We are committed to improving diversity and inclusion in engineering, and we especially welcome applications from those currently underrepresented within the sector.

What grant amounts are available?

Grants up to £10,000 are available.

How to apply for the grant?

Please click HERE for more information and to apply today!

Contact information:

Catherine Capone


Royal Academy of Engineering Prince Philip House 3 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5DG

Additional information

Closing Date: 18/11/2019

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