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Scottish EDGE

Scottish EDGE is a funding competition aimed at identifying and supporting Scotland’s innovative, high growth potential entrepreneurial talent.

Key information

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Services provided:
Finance provider
  • Business loans
  • Scotland
Legal name:
Scottish EDGE C.I.C.


Scottish EDGE is a private sector led social enterprise providing funding in the form of loans and grants and business support to early stage, innovative, high-growth potential businesses headquartered in Scotland through a competition process.

There are three categories:

  1. Scottish EDGE, where businesses can win up to £100,000 in the form of a 30% grant and a 70% loan
  2. Young EDGE for young people aged 18-30 where you can win up to a £15,000 grant
  3. Social Enterprise EDGE for asset locked social enterprises where you can win up to £75,000 in the form of a 70% grant and a 30% loan.

To date Scottish EDGE has invested over £22 million in 548 businesses.

Get in touch

The best way to connect is through the enquiry form on the link above or by email to