Creative & Cultural Careers Festival
  2nd - 6th March

Talks, Events & Workshops

Funding & Competitions


March 6 / 11:15-12:15 / LG08 David Hume Tower

Information session. This session is designed to provide an overview on some of the funding routes available to both students and graduates. Launch.ed will also provide their top tips on how to be successful and look at a number of competitions available for the recent entrepreneur, with contribution from Scottish Institute for Enterprise (SIE).

Please note that you must book onto this event. Places are limited, please book your space here:


Sarah Scace is a graduate of the OCAD University majoring in Fine Art. She is currently leading on the Marketing and Projects team for company formation covering Launch.ed and Spin-out Support at the University of Edinburgh. Her role is to build and deliver a cohesive approach to internal and external communications within the company formation team at Edinburgh Research and Innovation. Sarah has been working with entrepreneurs since moving to Scotland from Toronto in 2007. Before joining Edinburgh Research and Innovation Sarah managed the Glasgow Region of PSYBT helping young people start-up and continue in business. In Toronto Sarah worked as a print and digital designer working with SMEs and start-ups and corporates to develop their brands. She’s an enthusiastic cheerleader for Entrepreneurs. You’ll find her tweeting about start-ups here.