Two women carrying out research

AWE Research Update

Alongside piloting the new workshops, University of Portsmouth is leading on the research element of the AWE project and working with University of Essex to discover more about the entrepreneurial ecosystem and how they can support women facing multiple challenges to start up and grow their businesses.

ladies attending OutsetCIC training event

Training programme roll-out from AWE

During the past few months, the AWE has been rolling out its programme of workshops designed specifically for women who want to get into or return to enterprise.

Ladies from the Le Club Normandie Pionnières Bootcamp

Successful trials of our Accelerator Bootcamps

We have already trialled our Bootcamp sessions in UK and in France. Bootcamps comprise more intensive training, where participants attend workshops over a series of days to gain the knowledge and skills they need to set up a business. We received great feedback from the women that attended.