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What is it?
The Creative Enterprise: Games Scale Up is a prestigious new programme, developed in partnership with Ukie, to support games developers, publishers or support services. This is a vital programme that has been devised with industry leaders for games businesses who are looking to develop and grow their business.
Who is it for?
Creative England and Ukie are looking to recruit a cohort of 10-15 games businesses who have the potential and ambition to scale their business.
Applicants must demonstrate that their work in some way promotes the art, creativity and storytelling power of game making.
What is involved?
The programme starts in September and will run for six months, and includes masterclasses, workshops and networking opportunities with leading industry partners and investors.
Businesses chosen to join the cohort will:
The Games Scale Up programme is specifically looking to support developers, publishers or support services who have had some recent, proven success, who have the potential and ambition to scale their business and who can demonstrate that their work in some way promotes the art, creativity and storytelling power of game making.
Your business must be based in the UK, with priority being given to those based in the English regions outside of London.
Some of the areas that we will consider are:
How to apply
Applications for this programme have now ended.
For any questions regarding the programme, please contact Dan.Wood@creativeengland.co.uk
Should you have any access or communication requirements relating to our applications and guidance, then please contact the team at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0333 023 5240. Subsistence contributions are available to assist with the costs of travel and accessibility of the programme. Funds are limited and at the discretion of Creative England.
The Games Scale Up programme is part of Creative Enterprise, which has been developed with National Lottery funding from the BFI, to increase the sustainability of the moving image sector by optimising business opportunities through connections, training, expert advice and strategy support.