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Thursday 25 January – Thursday 28 March 2024

Applications now open.


  • Teams of 2 or more people (otherwise apply to attend a Venture Creation event).
  • One founder has a “Cambridge connection” (student, alumni, faculty, staff of the University or resident of the town).
  • During term time team members must be Cambridge based.
  • Have fire in your belly!
Cambridge Judge Business School.

How to apply

Apply via our online form. We also ask you to video a 60 second pitch of your idea, and to upload it to either YouTube (as an unlisted video) or Vimeo (as a password-protected video), sending a link to [email protected]. Please make sure you include your name in the video title so we can match it to your application.

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Next programme

We are now accepting applications for the Spring Term 2024.

Accelerate Cambridge Welcome and 2-day Entrepreneurship Induction Days

  • Day 1: 09:30-16:45, Thursday 18 January 2024
  • Day 2: 09:30-16:30, Friday 19 January 2024

Thursday 25 January – Thursday 28 March 2024

  • Every Monday: Lectures, talks and workshops
  • Every Thursday: Coaching and mentoring

Application deadline

Friday 17 November 2023

Please email Accelerate if you have any queries.