Start your social enterprise with an expert-led programme for social entrepreneurs

iSE’s renowned Start-up programme The FUSE is open to applications for innovative ideas in health and social care.

This dedicated social enterprise incubator led by social enterprise specialists provides a fully-funded 3-month intensive support package to kick-start and accelerate sustainable socially driven businesses.

From ideas stage to launch and beyond receive dedicated business support, peer-peer networks, industry connection, hands-on learning and specialist social enterprise expertise.


Hands-on hybrid business support
- Practical masterclasses on business mindsets, social value creation, building sustainable business models, finance and funding, digital marketing
- Confidence building and business skills development
- A supportive community of social entrepreneurs and industry experts
- Live Pitch-up event with prize fund
- Co-working space

What you need:

An idea that is new and creates impact in the field of health and social care
Ability to demonstrate sustainability
An idea that has the potential to be scalable
Commitment to the 3 month programme

How to apply

Further information and how to apply is on our website