FORWARD Programme Application

We are on a mission to find the best entrepreneurs and startups from across to the world to join our FORWARD Accelerator programme. 

FORWARD is a 6 month global accelerator programme, based in the UK, designed to provide essential support to high growth startups and scaleups. The programme is broken into 6 elements with each one being designed to help strengthen the understanding of your business and put in place what you need to deal with the challenges of rapid growth. 

By combining best practice with bespoke elements, expert advice and access to an active community of upcoming and established entrepreneurs, we are able to ensure that, with your commitment and engagement, you take away the skills, knowledge and connections you need to scale up your business.

Forward Programme Application

  • Let's learn about the people involved in your startup
  • Please tell us who is involved with the business - including Founders, Employees and Interns. What do they do?
  • Do you (or any of the other founders) have any external obligations such as a job outside of the startup? If so, please provide details.
  • How do you usually work together? How do you distribute tasks and decide who is responsible for what?
  • Are there any skills that you feel you currently lack in your team? How do you intend to acquire these skills?
  • The Business
    (0 = No impact - 10 = Phenomenal impact).
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf, ppt, docx, doc.
  • The FORWARD Accelerator is designed for high growth startups and scaleups. Therefore, we need to see what traction you have had so far to ensure you are suitable for this programme.
    Please read the terms and conditions and BEC code of conduct here: https://www.birminghamenterprisecommunity.co.uk/about-us-2-2/