The GovTech Academy helps entrepreneurs and small businesses to start and sell digital products to government and public sector clients.


The Academy


The Academy is a six-month training and mentoring programme for start ups and existing small businesses looking to sell to government or the public sector for the first time. 

Government is the biggest industry on earth and the public sector is 40% of the UK economy.

Can you afford to ignore them as customers?

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The GovTech Academy Challenge

The Challenge is a competition for new GovTech, CivTech and CivicTech businesses led by students or recent graduates. 

New businesses that see the government or public sector as their main or largest potential customer are eligible. 

Winners receive free office accommodation, training, mentoring and introductions to potential clients and partners. 

Applications for the 2018 cohort will launch in October 2017.

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