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Innovation Pump-Priming Fund

Innovation Pump-Priming Fund

The Innovation Pump-Priming Fund is a way to develop links between the University and the Business Community. Regional Businesses (North of England) can apply for a voucher (up to £10k) to undertake a collaborative project in a Technology Directorate Shared Research Facility

Who can apply? Applications are invited from any company that is classed as an SME under the EU definition (less than 250 employees).

Where do I find out more? To find out more about the scheme, please download the guidance notes.

How do I apply?  Download the ‌guidance notes which contains full instruction on how to obtain the application form.

If you require further information about the scheme, please contact Duncan Robertson or Ben Mollitt.