Chance to win £150,000 funding with launch of February Start-Up Series

Every month, Startups and Worth Capital are giving UK start-ups the chance to win a share of equity funding from the £1.8m Start-Up Series SEIS fund

The February Start-Up Series competition is now open for entries, giving one UK start-up the chance to win a massive £150,000 equity funding.

Launched in October 2016 by and experienced investors Worth Capital, The Start-Up Series is the largest monthly seed funding competition of its kind, awarding investment to one exemplary start-up per month.

Each winning business not only takes home the investment, which comes from a £1.8m SEIS funding pot, but also receives valuable support from Worth Capital and media coverage on

To qualify, you must be a UK resident aged 18 or over, and your business must be UK registered. Your business must have been trading for less than 21 months, have under £200,000 in gross assets and employ fewer than 25 staff – in order to be SEIS-eligible.

Start-ups that are shortlisted will be asked to submit a detailed business plan and take part in a video interview with Worth Capital, who will then select the deserving winner. Take a look at the competition timeline here.

Entries for the February Start-Up Series competition will close on Tuesday 14 February.

Could you be the next winner? Enter The Start-Up Series here.

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