New Entrepreneurs Foundation

How it Works

Entrepreneurship in Action

Our unique 12-month development programme equips the entrepreneurial leaders of the future with the skills, confidence and networks to start and lead scalable businesses. We combine an education in entrepreneurship with working in a high-growth environment so you are best prepared for a successful entrepreneurial career.

We believe in learning-by-doing and the power of networks to help you supercharge your development.

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Work placement

We believe in learning-by-doing. You will spend a year working within entrepreneurial teams in innovative organisations. Learn from inspirational people, have a real business impact and earn a salary.

Learning & development

We will equip you with the skills, mindset and frameworks to put your entrepreneurial drive into action. Through our unique hands-on education in entrepreneurship you will learn and grow.

Coaching & mentoring

We match you to an executive coach and business mentor to bring the best out of you and your business. Honest and actionable feedback tailored to you and your ambitions.


Events where you will engage with and learn from entrepreneurial leaders. Grow your network, get your voice heard and learn from entrepreneurial successes and failures.

NEF has been the catalyst to completely change my thinking and approach to my career and given me the confidence and motivation to embark on both my own venture as well as take the risk of joining a brand new start- up.

Tiffany Young
Founding team member, AllBright

Refer a Friend

We believe in the power of networks. If you know of anyone who would be great for our programme, please refer them to us using the link below.

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Contact NEF

If you have any questions about the programme or the application process, do get in touch. We're here to help and love to hear from you.


Host Companies

NEFers complete a 12-month paid work placement with a host company, some of the most high-growth companies in the UK. This is an opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment and contribute to the growth of a scaling business.

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