Explore Enterprise Programme


Support for people aged 16-30, who would like to start a business. The programme offers a package of business skills training, funding, mentoring and practical support.

Eligibility criteria: 

Participants must be aged 16-30.

Additional information: 

Participants will be provided with:

  • an information session where you can find out what the enterprise programme can do for you
  • free three-day explore enterprise workshops, which will help you with ideas and tips on how to start your own business
  • support with writing your business plan
  • test marketing grants of up to £250
  • financial support to start your business, including loans up to £5,000 and grants (conditions apply)
  • up to two years support from a volunteer business mentor
Support organisation: 
The Prince's Trust
0800 842 842