Rise Start-up Academy
Build your FinTech in 20 weeks
A 20-week digital first programme to empower founders who are rethinking the traditional approach to finance
The current economic climate has resulted in many talented people losing their FinTech jobs. If you are one of them, you have a unique skillset, deep industry knowledge and a fresh perspective. History dictates that people like you develop new ideas, build future companies and reimagine the future.
This Special Edition programme is focused on supporting you, the future emerging FinTech founders.
Learn from anywhere
With 24/7 access to your curriculum, benefit from the structure of weekly modules and bite-sized videos to gain the tools and mindset to explore your idea
Learn by doing
Through weekly activities and live workshops, you will keep yourself accountable in applying, testing & building on your learnings
Learn as a community
Build your network with a cohort of like-minded individuals and share your experiences, challenges and opportunities
Who is the Rise Start-Up Academy for?
If you meet these four requirements, we encourage you to apply!
You held a position in a tech company and are looking for an opportunity to build your own FinTech
You are looking to explore new ideas and rethink the traditional approach to finance
We’re accepting applications from Europe (including the UK) and the US
You’ll need to be able to spend around 4-6 hours per week on the programme and have a desire to turn your idea into a reality