Springboard’s startup grant 2024

As part of our mission to help improve people’s lives around the world we are offering a free project worth up to £20k to a winning startup company developing a promising new medical device or life science technology.

Entries are closed for now, but let us know if you would like to talk to us about a concept you have in mind. 


What is the Grant?

Springboard are looking to support a winning startup company with a promising new medical device or life science product.

Especially for startups, we often see that runways and timelines do not allow companies to spend enough time at the concept design phase to ensure they are making the right decision for the long term, ultimately hurting their chances of success.

The winning startup will receive a project from our experienced team worth up to £20k, to support them with concept development work and planning.

Who are Springboard?

Springboard are a specialist product development consultancy based in Cambridge, UK, with experience from hundreds of successful projects over 10 years.

We work with companies in the medical and life sciences to develop cutting edge products and bring them successfully to the market.

Who can apply?

To qualify for Springboard’s startup grant, you must be:

  • Be developing a novel medical device or life science technology which fits with our mission to improve people’s lives around the world
  • Have secured angel or seed funding
  • Be ready to use our team’s time for concept development and planning within a few months of the grant application closing


How to enter

The 2024 grant is now complete, but keep an eye on this page for future grant applications.

Let us know if you would like to hear more about the work we do with startups and join our mailing list. Simply send an email to grants@springboard.pro


How it works

Last year’s winner


If you have any questions, please send an email to grants@springboard.pro