Sheffield City Region Scale-up Initiative Launched
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SCR Scale-up

Sheffield City Region Scale-up Initiative Launched

The SCR Scale-Up initiative, aimed at accelerating the growth of high-potential businesses through peer focused business learning, group working and industry insight has been launched.

Delivered in collaboration with the University of Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University and the SCR Growth Hub, the initiative will consist of a programme of activity including learning modules spread over a three month period to allow busy leaders to participate.

The initiative is supported by the Scale Up Institute, who are working to support scale up businesses across the UK and is fully funded by the SCR Growth Hub making it free of charge to businesses. 

As well as high-quality learning delivered by local university partners, the programme offers networking, peer learning opportunities and will include a range of industry speakers from high growth businesses. 

Businesses will be selected through a competitive process and will have the opportunity to take part in this peer based learning. 

The confirmed learning modules will take place on the following dates, interspersed with 1-2-1 sessions directly between each individual business and their dedicated Business Growth Specialist:

  • Wednesday 11th September
  • Thursday 3rd October
  • Wednesday 6th November
  • Monday 25th November

For more information please see Scale Up Overview, and Frequently Asked Questions.

To Apply, Please use this Expression of Interest form.