InnovationRCA helps Royal College of Art graduates* create new start-ups, get funds & become self-sustaining.

Please read the information below before submitting your application.

* Includes RCA students graduating in 2018

 2018 Call for Applications NOW OPEN

Open to projects which address any sector (and you don't need a patent to start a company).

Selection Criteria

- The potential, credibility, enthusiasm and skills of the Founder +/or team 
 - The market potential
- The feasibility of the project

Our Track Record
We've launched 50 businesses which have raised over £40 million in investor funds and are valued at over £120 million.
Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Visa Support

We are able to endorse strong candidates for a Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Visa if their application to InnovationRCA is successful.

More information on the Tier 1 GE Visa process

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