Help for entrepreneurs

Last updated: 3 March 2020

Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise can help you develop as an entrepreneur.

Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Enterprise offer support that includes:

  • advice on turning research ideas into products and services
  • workshops where you can learn new skills and meet new contacts
  • help to find funding for your ideas

Find more information on the Scottish Enterprise website.

Highlands and Islands Enterprise

If you're based in the Highlands and Islands, visit the Highlands and Islands Enterprise website to find more information on how they can help locally based entrepreneurs.

This includes:

  • education and training
  • masterclasses
  • skills workshops
  • help to develop new products or services
  • access to research
  • networking events in the UK and overseas

FindBusinessSupport.gov.scot

FindBusinessSupport.gov.scot lists a range of services and funding options that may be useful for entrepreneurs.

Search for funding, advice or training options in Scotland on FindBusinessSupport.gov.scot.