LEVEL 9 (30 ECTS)
Now accepting applications for the next programme run – January to May 2023*.
Please register your interest and we will get back to you.
The application window will be open until the 17th of November, 2022.
*Induction Mid-December 2022.
High growth creative entrepreneurship start-up programme to inspire and engage the next generation of dynamic Creative Digital Entrepreneurs.
The CREW CEED incubation programme will help turn a creative idea into a sustainable business in a variety of disciplines (TV & Film, Virtual Production, Games, Animation, Content Development, Digital Arts, Immersive Technologies, Digital Design, Creative Technologies & more).
The programme will break down barriers to the start-up world by demystifying the jargon around entrepreneurship; and sharing toolkits and processes to give creatives the power to respond to fast change and cultivate resilience.
Through this process you will be encouraged to test. Iterate. Adjust. You will build your company knowing real market needs, based on feedback and in-depth research.
This programme is completely free for successful applicants with support from the Enterprise Ireland, the Local Enterprise Office and our partners.
The part time course is made up of 3 modules, totalling 30 ECTS and delivered over a 4-month period commencing in January 2023.
At the end of the programme, each successful participant will have:
The postgraduate certificate will be open to those with:
Induction: Mid-December 2022*.
Start Date: January, 2023*
End Date: May, 2023*
Duration: 15 Weeks
*Exact Dates TBD
Turn your creative digital start-up into a successful business.
This programme is ideal for entrepreneurs building businesses in innovation and creative fields including TV & Film, Virtual Production, Animation and Gaming, Content & Media, Immersive Technologies, Fashion Tech, Digital Design & more.
This fully funded programme will provide entrepreneurs with essential knowledge and insights into pathways to business growth and sustainability & provide creative visionaries with the guidance they need to succeed.
Additionally, there are regular opportunities to speak with entrepreneurs, creatives, and mentors who will provide constructive input on your business.
15 weeks in total – January the 23rd to the week of May 8th
Module 1 (M1): Creative Ideation: 4 weeks
Module 2 (M2): Market Strategy: 8 weeks
Module 3 (M3): Creative Venture Planning: will run in parallel to Module 1 and 2 for the entire duration
4 hours of seminars covering the topics delivered by ATU Galway + CREW: Monday + Wednesday 4-6pm
Approx 3 hours of additional activities including: