Graduate Entrepreneur in Residence

Are you a recent graduate with a creative business idea?

  • Graduate Entrepreneur in Residence

Eighty81 is launching its Graduate Residency Programme, providing two graduates with free desk space for seven months from September 2017 to March 2018. The residency includes desk space, use of our conference room and event space and a dedicated business address. You’ll also have access to all of our events and the chance to network with established businesses and freelancers from across the creative industries.

To apply, simply email with subject line "Eighty81 Graduate Residency Programme" detailing your name, contact details, date of graduation and a 200-250 description of your business (or business idea), including why you should get a spot.

The deadline for applications is 5pm on 18th August. A shortlist will be made by 23rd August by a panel of judges and the finalists will be asked to come in and do a 5-minute presentation showcasing their business/idea.


• You need to have graduated between July 2016 and September 2017

• Your business or business idea must fall within the creative industries sector. This includes advertising, architecture, the art and antiques market, crafts, design, designer fashion, film, interactive leisure software (ie. video games), music, the performing arts, publishing, software, and television and radio.