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Apply now to join the Catalyst Business Accelerator

12 week fully-funded programme for start-ups and early stage businesses, based at the prestigious University of Southampton Science Park.

The next programme begins in April 2019 with introductory days March 2019.

Apply now



Why the Catalyst Accelerator?

The Catalyst Accelerator is a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs to turn their ideas into commercial successes. The proven three month intensive programme is worth up to £15,000 but is fully funded for successful applicants. Catalyst is a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs to turn their ideas into commercial successes.

Benefit from:

Catalyst is open to all entrepreneurs with an early stage business – or an ingenious idea for one.

You’ll need to commit a minimum of 2 days each week for 12 weeks to fully benefit from the programme. It is best suited to those located within reach of Southampton.


Start your journey today

Access to Catalyst is a simple two-step process:

1.  Complete this application form and tell us as much about your business as possible.

        We will allocate places at our introductory days based on the strength of the business case put forward in your application.

2. Attend one of our introductory days in March where you’ll meet the Catalyst team and have an opportunity to discuss your ideas further.

What next?

Your journey begins now.

For your chance to attend our introductory days in March, simply complete the form above and tell us about your business concept. We will allocate places based on the strength of the business case put forward in your application.

Apply now