This programme, delivered by the Academy’s Enterprise Hub, will support promising leader of high-growth engineering SMEs. 

They aim to support development  of leadership skills through their Hub membership which includes:

  1. Training courses, executive education (through provision of a grant)
  2. Masterclasses and workshops delivered by senior business leaders
  3. Provision of an experienced personal mentor
  4. One-to-one coaching
  5. Access to the Taylor Centre, the Central London office and meeting space

The peer group of awardees also forms an additional support network.

By improving the skills of these leaders, the Academy aims to support the pursuit of excellence in engineering.

Recipients receive a grant of up to £10,000 towards the cost of training courses and executive education for themselves.

Awardee companies may also be invited to attend/take part in/ speak at other Academy events following the award. If senior management team members are not able to  attend other events, other members of staff may attend and use the opportunities for their own personal and professional development.

Membership of the Hub provides access to the support including:

  • facilities such as meeting rooms
  • some  assistance with media/PR with the aim of promoting engineering to the public
  • ‘further opportunities’ signposting service

To find out more about this programme please visit the Royal Academy of Engineering website, using the link provided on the right hand side. Alternatively, to contact a member of their team directly, please use the contact information also provided on the right hand side.