Apply to be a STAC'er.

The application for STAC’s 2021 cohort is now closed. Register interest for future cohorts here.


We’re on a mission to build Scotland’s next generation of internationally successful companies and we’re accepting new applicants to our Scale Up programme.

Are you a start-up with big ambition and an idea in:

  • Climate crisis & environmental impact (including renewables, circular economy, cleantech, transport, electric vehicles, smart city, smart home, natural resource management)
  • Healthcare & Medtech (incl. wearables, patient monitoring, diagnosis, analysis, inclusivity (ageing, ability, geography, etc)
  • Industrial Productivity (incl. Smart City, Property Tech, agriculture/SmartAG, aquaculture, manufacturing efficiency, waste management)

or are you developing any smart device, connected product or IoT solution?

Applications for our 3rd cohort are now closed, however, we regularly review applications and aim to respond to demand where possible. Please send us your application and we’ll be in contact with more details.

Not ready to apply yet? Please register interest and we can contact you with key dates and reminders. Register interest here.

PLEASE NOTE: We provide an offline copy for ease of working offline – applications need to be submitted through the online form below.

First Name *
Last Name *
Company Name *
Email *
Phone Number *
Street Address *
City *
Post Code *
Website URL *
Please provide a description of your product. *

What problem are you solving? Who is your target market? What is your value proposition? (Max 1000 Words).

Please provide a description of your organisation. *

How big is your team? What skillsets do you have in house and where do you feel the gaps are? What ambitions do you have for the company? Where are you based (if different from the address above) and what unique requirements does you company have for development? (Max 1000 Words).

Who are your direct competitors? *

Competitors could be organisations of any size that sell similar products or services. Tell us what makes your offering different from that of your competitors. (Max 1000 Words).

What was your revenue in the last 6 months? *
Do you have any funding? *
What encouraged you to apply to STAC? *
How did you hear about STAC? *
If you were referred to us, who can we thank for the referral? *

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Whether you’re curious about STAC, interested in being a sponsor, or looking to join our next cohort – we want to hear from you! 

Now Open

Applications have opened for the third intake of founders, come and join us!