The FREE Health Tech Startup Programme with NOVA

Mentorship, investment and full business team to build and grow your startup

NOVA is running a health tech startup programme for early / ideas stage founders; supporting them to quickly validate, gain investment and grow their tech startup. 

If you’re working on, or thinking about, a startup that’s centred around health, care or wellness that utilises technology this could be for you. The programme is designed for ambitious founders and teams at the pre-seed stage. Including solo-founders with just an idea, small teams with a prototype or MVP, or teams and established companies that are pre-significant funding or traction.

The online programme supports you over 8 weeks (part-time) to validate your early stage startup and pitch for up to £300,000 investment. You’ll receive:

Health Tech Startup Programme
  • Weekly webinars, Q&A’s and networking sessions 🗣️
  • Pitch training ⏱️
  • Opportunity to pitch to our investment panel 💵
  • A full tech team to build, and launch your product 🖥️ (post investment)
  • 1-2-1 mentoring 🙋‍♂️
  • Access to a network of startup experts 🤓
  • Introductions to key Healthcare Industry professionals 🏥
  • A proven validation process to follow 📈
Health Tech Startup Programme

You can find out more on the NOVA website.

Key Dates

Applications for the programme are now open, closing at midnight on the 31st October 2021. The programme begins the following week, with weekly sessions on a Monday evening (6pm onwards). There will be a break in December over the Christmas holidays, with ‘Demo Day’ where participants pitch for investment happening w/c 17th January 2022.

It’s recommended to register before 31st October to allow you to start consuming the programme content and working through some of the modules in advance of the webinars.

About NOVA

Health Tech Startup Programme

NOVA has been successfully investing in early stage startup founders for the past 10 years. During this time they have backed over 80 different businesses, and have a success rate of 6x that of the industry average. 

NOVA provides mentorship and training to get yourself and your startup ready for venture investment. Post investment they provide continued support through their team of over 100 experienced startup builders; including designers, developers, engineers, marketers, growth consultants and more. 


Richard Cooke, founder of Hy-genie

I’m not from the startup world, I’m a medic at heart. I came to NOVA with the problem of hand-hygiene compliance in hospitals. They’ve helped me to find a solution, provided me with the technical team to build it and now are helping me to scale it into a successful, profitable business

Startups can be a lonely venture, but with Nova as my co-founder I’ve had a passionate team engaging with me throughout the process. I’ve been able to take an idea surrounding a known problem and follow it through to a tested and validated solution

Rebecca Taylor, founder of Aquarate

Alistair Marsden, founder of CLIK

Partnering with Nova and following their lean startup methods has taught me the importance of working hand-in-hand with my users and stakeholders. They’ve enabled me to build a business based first and foremost on both the user and customers’ different needs. We have developed a fantastic product that’s exceeded my expectations and is continuing to help thousands of people across the UK

Check out the full programme overview

A fantastic opportunity to jump into the Health Tech field with all the guidance and support you’d need



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