retailRIGHT Seed Funding

The British School of Fashion is working in partnership with retailRIGHT and Hammerson to provide an exciting package of support for the next generation of talent in fashion retail, through seed funding and Pop Up Shop space.

Seed Funding and Pop Up Shop space

If you have fashion business idea but need a helping hand to get started, why not apply for a seed funding grant and pop up shop space to make your dr‌eam a reality?

Awards of up to £5,000, generously supported by retailRIGHT and Hammerson, are available for GCU students and also recent GCU graduates (of five years or less at date of deadline) for UK based business ideas. Successful seed funding applicants will also benefit from pop up shop space at one of Hammerson's shopping centres to help develop and launch their business.

Applications for seed funding are now being accepted. The deadline for applications is Thursday 26th March 2020 at 5.00 p.m. Apply here.


Scholarships, generously supported by retailRIGHT and Hammerson are available to support GCU London students studying on the following programmes:

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If you have any questions regarding the seedfunding and Pop Up Shop opportunity, please email