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Are you feeling inspired by our incredible young inventors who showcased their innovations at CRL’s Demo Day on 26 November?

The deadline to apply for CRL’s next six-month hardware accelerator programme, starting in January 2020, is Sunday 1st December 2019!


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CRL is the UK’s first purpose-built hardware accelerator and coworking space, with an international reputation and an unrivalled package of support.

Focusing on product development, market validation, commercial strategy and investor readiness, this intense programme includes support from industry-leading mentors, access to an experienced in-house product development team and trips to meet suppliers in the UK and Shenzhen, China.



  • Have a registered business in the UK
  • Have a product or business model displaying genuine innovation
  • Have good technical knowledge relevant to the core areas of your hardware development
  • Have ambition to build a scalable physical product business
  • Preferably have two or more co-founders within the team
  • Be available for a minimum of two days per week from January until July 2020


ready TO APPLY?

For full details about the programme and how to apply visit the CRL Accelerator Programme page.

The deadline for applications is Sunday 1st December 2019.

Good luck!