Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme

Helping people to setup their social businesses, addressing social issues at the heart of their communities.

Helping Communities Prosper

Launched in April 2012, the Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme is run in partnership with School for Social Entrepreneurs. The programme provides both financial support (grants up to £10,000) and access to a comprehensive learning support programme including a business mentoring scheme.

The programme has supported more than 1,300 social entrepreneurs to Start and Scale innovative social organisations across the UK, creating 7,000 jobs and reaching over 1m beneficiaries.