We are taking taking the Engine Shed on Tour!
Engine Shed on Tour
In 2017 Engine Shed set aside £15K of its surplus to work with partners on projects that will support diversity in the future workforce.
To find these partners Engine Shed published a ‘call for project ideas’. We set out to find people that had an innovative approach on ‘How to inspire and prepare young people from diverse backgrounds, for the opportunities in the high-tech, low-carbon, entrepreneurial and digital creative sectors’. We had interest from over 65 people and received 18 applications which we shortlisted to 8. These 8 projects were pitched an a event on October 10th, held here at Engine Shed.
Boomsatsuma were one of the four winners who will come together to deliver the ‘Super Project’. From March to July this year, Boomsatsuma will offer over 1000 secondary and primary school pupils rare access to some of the region’s most exciting, innovative, and fast growing businesses…