BIG offer high-quality business support programmes free of charge to South London-based businesses, charities and third-sector organisations, to give you a fresh perspective to help businesses grow.
These are no longer running, but do use the links below to find out more and see how these programmes benefitted businesses just like yours. keep an eye out for new programmes launching soon.
Following the success of the BIG Unlocking Opportunities Accelerator programme, BIG UO Hackathons were free, 1-day collaborative workshops, helping businesses unlock innovations for revenue growth, market expansion, product development and customer engagement.Find out more
Postgraduate Researchers Internship
This Internship was designed to boost entrepreneurial skills and innovative thinking and connect students with industry experts and business owners, turning academic knowledge into a collaboration that could be applied to South London businesses.Find out more
Design Lab was a series of collaborative, creative and interactive events which brought together a mix of participants from across our South London communities to develop solutions for a particular societal challenge.Find out more
BIG Integrate was a fully funded programme of support designed to give South London SMEs the knowledge and skills to develop their supply chain management, networks, and strategies.Find out more
The BIG Innovation Support Programme helped businesses lay the foundations for success and growth, through a series of workshops and a business health check.Find out more
Creative Industries Network
The Creative Industries Network was a dynamic network of practitioners and researchers from across the creative sector in South London.Find out more
Health Innovation Network
The Health Innovation Network was a network of experts, practitioners and researchers from across the health sector in South London.Find out more
The BIG Innovation Voucher Scheme provided up to £5k to help businesses access expertise, research, student talent and specialist facilities available at our partner universities.Find out more
BIG Hot House Research Innovation Funding helped companies boost their business’ competitiveness and productivity with up to £30k of funding for a collaborative project with an academic partner.Find out more