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Festival of Enterprise

Back by popular demand! Festival of Enterprise returns in 2024 after the resounding success of the 2022 event! Mark your calendars for Wednesday 13th June, 9.30am to 3pm at the vibrant New Century venue in the heart of Manchester City Centre.

1. Will I be charged for the programme?

Our programme is free of charge. It is a government-funded project commissioned by Greater Manchester Combined Authority and delivered by GM Business Growth Hub. As part of the programme, you will be expected to commit and take part in the evaluation process.

2. How long is the programme?

There is certain flexibility depending on your needs. Your Business Advisor - Enterprise Specialist will review your journey at the start and map out the likely duration related to your requirements.

3. Is there an age limit?

There is no age limit, however you are required to be 16 years old or above to be eligible.

4. How do I enquire?

You can get in touch by clicking here 

5. What happens if I live outside of GM but work in GM?

We are sorry but you will not be eligible for EnterprisingYou. However, if you are trading or can show that you will be trading in Greater Manchester then you may be eligible. Get in touch with our friendly enquiry team and they will discuss your eligibility with you.

6. What evidence will I need to provide to prove I’m eligible?

Your Business Advisor will take you through all the eligibility requirements and explain what information you need to give us.