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Welcome to the Biotechnology Young Entrepreneurs Scheme

The Biotechnology Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (Biotechnology YES) is an innovative competition developed to raise awareness of the commercialisation of bioscience ideas among early career researchers.

The competition is funded by sponsorship and aims to encourage an entrepreneurial culture in the UK bioscience postgraduate and postdoctoral base for the benefit of the UK economy.

Biotechnology YES

The Biotechnology YES competition also encompasses different themed workshops such as the BioMedical YES, Chemistry YES, Food YES and Plant, Microbial and Environment.

Biotechnology YES is organised jointly by The University of Nottingham’s Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (HGI) and the Innovation and Skills Group at Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).

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