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Why ESA BIC UK

ESA BIC UK provides a unique opportunity to access world class scientific facilities and research. It is now located over 3 world leading science, technology and business campuses, with sites in Harwell, Daresbury in Cheshire and Edinburgh. Harwell Campus alone is home to more than 6,000 researchers, engineers and innovators from over 225 high-tech organisations, and a focal point and cluster for the UK’s rapidly growing high-tech space community.

Our start-ups
Total startups to date
67
7
Current number of startups
Support per start-up
Financial support per start-up
41.5k
Tech support/ start-up (hrs)
40
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About ESA BIC UK

The ESA Business Incubation Centre UK, started its operations in 2011 and is managed by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).

It is now located over 3 world leading science, technology and business campuses, with sites in Harwell, Daresbury in Cheshire and Edinburgh. Harwell Campus alone is home to more than 6,000 researchers, engineers and innovators from over 225 high-tech organisations, and a focal point and cluster for the UK’s rapidly growing high-tech space community.

If you wish to apply for the ESA BIC UK, please do not apply through the website. Contact Sue O’Hare for full application details.

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Find out how and when to apply

You can submit your application at any time and, in any of the BIC (the campaigns highlighted below are simply the three soonest upcoming campaigns).

To apply, select the BIC that is most convenient to you (see map of possible options "here") and contact them.

Closing date in

55th Selection Campaign Bavaria

5 November 2018

55th Selection Campaign Estonia

8 November 2018

55th Selection Campaign Bavaria

5 November 2018

55th Selection Campaign Estonia

8 November 2018

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