Looking to get your business venture off the ground but not sure how? Silverpreneurs® invites Shropshire business owners to apply for fully funded business support, dedicated to the over 50’s.

The Silverpreneurs® programme is a fantastic opportunity to develop the confidence, skills and knowledge to do exactly that within the backdrop of a supportive community of likeminded people.

Whether you’ve been made redundant, want to leave corporate life and go it alone, re-enter the workplace after caring for family, or are seeking a new or different career path, the fully funded Silverpreneurs® programme has plenty to offer.

  • 1-2-1 and group coaching and mentoring sessions.
  • Access to networking opportunities.
  • Advice tailored to your skills and business idea.
  • Ongoing support from business experts.
  • Access to the Barclays Eagle Lab Programme
  • Delivered by the Silverpreneurs® co-founders and their team of Silver Experts.

Who can apply and when?

Applications are now open for our 2024 cohorts. The six-week course begins on Thursday 18th January, but if you’re unable to make that date, don’t worry, you can still register for a future cohort today. The course will be held at the University Centre, Shrewsbury, Guildhall, SY3 8HQ.

Available to business owners aged 50+ who have a business or home postcode registered in the Shropshire Council district, excluding Telford and Wrekin, can apply.

To APPLY NOW, please complete this short form:  https://silverpreneurs-ltd.com/apply-request-more-info/

Visit the Silverpreneurs® website for more information https://silverpreneurs-ltd.com/, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions.

This project is funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills.

For more information, visit https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/uk-shared-prosperity-fund-prospectus