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VFA Support Sessions

Our Venture Further Awards support sessions have been designed to help strengthen your application to the VFA competition. Covering everything from developing your business model canvas to understanding your finances, these sessions will ensure your application has the best chance of winning that prize money.

    Previous events

    Details of previous events from this year's competition are outlined below.

  • Ellie Buckley headshot

    Information Session, with Ellie Buckley

    Tuesday 18 October, 10:00 - 11:00

    Whether you're unsure if you're idea is suitable to enter or you need advice on how to tackle a certain section of the application, the MEC team are here to answer all your queries and provide some guidance.

  • Ellie Buckley headshot

    Information Session, with Ellie Buckley

    Tuesday 25 October, 10:00 - 11:00

    Whether you're unsure if you're idea is suitable to enter or you need advice on how to tackle a certain section of the application, the MEC team are here to answer all your queries and provide some guidance.

  • Ellie Buckley headshot

    Information Session, with Ellie Buckley

    Tuesday 1 November, 10:00 - 11:00

    Whether you're unsure if you're idea is suitable to enter or you need advice on how to tackle a certain section of the application, the MEC team are here to answer all your queries and provide some guidance.

  • Ellie Buckley headshot

    Information Session, with Ellie Buckley

    Tuesday 8 November, 13:00 - 14:00

    Whether you're unsure if you're idea is suitable to enter or you need advice on how to tackle a certain section of the application, the MEC team are here to answer all your queries and provide some guidance.

  • Ellie Buckley headshot

    Information Session, with Ellie Buckley

    Tuesday 22 November, 10:00 - 11:00

    Whether you're unsure if you're idea is suitable to enter or you need advice on how to tackle a certain section of the application, the MEC team are here to answer all your queries and provide some guidance.

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    Basics of Intellectual Property, with Emma Pallister

    Tuesday 08 November, 10:00 - 12:00

    Do you have questions about Intellectual Property? Are you unsure what IP is or whether you have any? Emma is offering a number of 121 sessions for Venture Further applicants who wish to discuss any questions surrounding Intellectual Property.