We can help you find your lightbulb moment and turn your spark into a business, product or career. We’ve helped lots of our students to create their own successful start-ups.
In partnership with Santander, we’ve created the spark programme to help you ignite your spark and boss your future. If your idea has got potential, you can tap into:
- expert start-up advice
- skills development
- variety of workshops
- funding between £500 - £10,000
All students and all ideas welcome. You’ve got nothing to lose and everything to gain.
Come along to our Spark EXPO and find your spark!
11 am – 3 pm
Central Court, Newton building, City Campus
Meet people who have turned their idea into a business, product or career. Listen to inspirational speakers behind successful start-ups. And discover how with our support you can ignite and grow your spark and turn your business idea into reality.
- Bring your ideas and speak to advisers
- Inspiring guest speakers to help you find your spark
- Find out about funding for your idea
- Talk to recent start-ups about their experiences
- Prize draws throughout the day
- Free doughnuts from Nottingham’s own DoughNotts
- Meet Jimmy Chipolata!
Also, look out for upcoming spark roadshows, we’ll be visiting each campus, starting with Brackenhurst on Wednesday 21 November.