Our Programmes

Since 2014 Hatch has supported over 700 businesses just like yours to flourish. Our programmes have been specially designed for by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs; we understand the unique challenges you face and what superpowers you can employ to grow your business at every level.

Through Hatch we are constantly connecting with experienced professionals and receiving invaluable advice on maintaining a lucrative, scalable business.

Maria

Founder, Big Mouth Gets

Female Founders Accelerator

Do you want to grow your business 10x in the next 10 years? Our Female Founders Accelerator is the perfect programme to take you to the next level.
Duration: Twelve fortnightly Wednesdays from 6th January 9.30am-2.30pm
Location: Online

Requirements:

  • You identify as a woman and run a business
  • Your business turnover is at least £50,000 per year
  • You employ at least one member of staff or full-time equivalent
Price: £300

Rolling applications for January 2021

New Founder Hackathon

Do you have a business idea but you’re not sure where to start? Our New Founder Hackathon can help turn your business idea into a reality.

Date: Saturday 4th December, 9am-5pm
Location: Online

Requirements:

  • You want to increase your business knowledge, skills and confidence
  • You want to network and be part of a cohort of other entrepreneurs
  • You can commit to the full day workshop
Price: £10
 

4th December 2021

Future Founder Accelerator

The Future Founder Accelerator is for entrepreneurs who are looking to scale their businesses sustainably. This programme is suitable for you if you are running an established business and ideal for founders who want to explore new ways to grow their income.

Date:  Wednesdays 14th January – 17th June 2022 (Fortnightly) 9:30am-3pm
Location: Online

Requirements:

  • You are a woman or other marginalised gender
  • You are the founder or director of a business based in the UK
  • You have an annual turnover of £50k and above
  • You employ at least one member of staff or full-time equivalent
  • You want to increase your business knowledge, skills and confidence
  • You want to network and be part of a cohort of other entrepreneurs
  • You can commit to the workshops and Demo Day

Price: £300

There are also a limited number of bursary places available.
 

Application Deadline:

13th December 2021

Impact Incubator Programme

Do you run a purpose-driven business that has a social or environmental mission? Have you already launched your impact business and are now ready to take it to the next level? Our Impact Incubator programme can help you step it up and grow sustainably.

Dates: Cohorts starting in January 2022
Location: Online

Requirements:

  • You are based in the UK
  • You have an impact business that addresses an environmental or social issue
  • You are running an early-stage business that you want to grow
  • You can commit to the full 12 workshops and Demo Day
Price: £150
There are also a limited number of bursary places available.
 

Rolling applications

New Founder Launchpad

Are you ready to test and build your early-stage business idea? Our New Founder Launchpad programme can help you get started.

Dates: Cohorts starting in January 2022
Location: Online

Requirements:

  • You have a business idea and want to launch your own business
  • Some cohorts reserved for Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic women
Price: £50
There are also a limited number of bursary places available.
 

Application Deadline:

29th November 2021

New Founder Incubator

Have you launched your business already and want to learn how to grow it sustainably? Our New Founder Incubator programme can get you there.

Date: Friday 14th January – 18th March 2022 10am-12pm (Weekly sessions)
Location: Online

Requirements:

  • You are based in the UK
  • You are running an early-stage business that you want to grow
  • You have started trading, or have customers or clients, and at least one part-time staff member (including yourself)
  • You can commit to the full nine workshops and Demo Day

Price: £150

There are also a limited number of bursary places available.
 

Application Deadline:

29th November 2021

1-2-1 Skilled Volunteering

Do you have a key business question or issue? Sign up to this programme to be matched with a skilled volunteer for an hour-long support session.
Duration: 1 hour
Location: Online
Requirements:
  • You have an active business based in the UK, or you are based in the UK with a business idea
  • You have a business challenge or question you’d like advice with
Price: Free

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Hatch Founders Talk: Building Relationships to secure Investment

Join us for a conversation on the power of developing long-lasting relationships with customers and investors.

Dec 07 2021 13:00 - 14:00

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