LEARNING AND EARNING
From antique desks to zebra print shirts we can support you to start a micro business during your time at Teesside University
Build the skills and behaviours that employers are hunting for.
Earn money from your skills, interests or hobbies.
Build a source of income that can supplement your future earnings.
Creating your own profitable business might sound like enough of an incentive to join the program. But just in case you weren't convinced have a look at all the benefits from joining.
PITCH FOR GRANT FUNDING
Run by Industry Experts
From defining your business idea; creating an identity to going public you'll be involved with 14 workshops to help develop your business. All ran by experts in their relative industries with some special guest speakers along the way too.
Your Personal Mentor
Doing it alone can be really scary, but when you share that experience its not that bad! Having a mentor to get you started will help you focus on developing your business and achieving the best possible results.
Invest your time not your cash
There will be an opportunity to pitch for a limited pot of money, which does not have to be repaid. The MICROBIZ team will award the funding based on the business plans pitched. Put in the effort and you'll be rewarded.
SO YOU ARE READY TO JOIN MICROBIZ?
Take the first step in joining the MICROBIZ Academy. Let us know what your business idea is or just what you are interested in. Just a few short words it's not your dissertation and send your response to the email below.