Welcome to The Difference Engine

Welcome to The Difference Engine

  • We are a mentor led acceleration programme for digital businesses that offers successful teams £5,000 plus £3,200 per founder (to a maximum of three founders) of investment capital and thirteen weeks of intensive business development.
  • Where?

    We are based in the North East of England and anyone from anywhere can apply.

  • When

    We have opened applications for The Difference Engine with immediate effect for our January 2011 intake. The closing date for applications will be 3 October 2010.

Apply Now

Applications are now open for the next cycle of the Difference Engine.
To get a better understanding about what the programme is about and who it is targeted at, we would suggest that you check out the Difference Engine videos.

We would recommend that you make your application early as this will give us more time to consider your application.

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Programme Update
Changes to the political landscape have led to some changes to the programme offering
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More Opportunities; Application Period Extended
Due to unprecedented demand, the application date for the second cycle of the Difference Engine has been extended
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If you’re an entrepreneur, developer, press or PR and you need more information on
The Difference Engine, then feel free to give us a shout.

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