If you’ve got an idea or are an early stage startup in the healthcare sector, the recently launched accelerator programme by Sandbox Industries ought to be right up your street. The Healthbox Accelerator is a 12 week programme which will run from October through to January and will provide healthcare entrepreneurs with training and mentoring from experts from all across the healthcare sector.
10 teams will be selected to take part and will benefit from an initial £75000 investment of seed capital. access to desk space in Healthbox’s London HQ and also the opportunity to engage and interact with many of the firm’s leading connections within the industry.At the end of the 12 week programme, each of the 10 teams will take part in an Investor Day where they can pitch for further capital investment from leading investors in the healthcare industry.
Although this is the first time the programme has operated in Europe, it has been run successfully previously in the US and therefore has a proven track record of helping startups and ideas get off the ground.
If you feel that you could benefit from joining the scheme, there is no time to delay as applications must be in by September 2nd. Apply here or visit the Healthbox site itself if you would like any more detailed info...