Help to grow
Are you an SME looking to grow your business? Tap into the talent, ideas and world-class facilities of Imperial to generate new opportunities.
Keen to innovate or explore how to test new services or products? Looking for inspiration from a dynamic partner? Imperial invites you to GENERATE, immersive sessions designed to connect ambitious SMEs to our world-class facilities, talent and ideas. This initiative is being launched with a number of sector-specific workshops running May-June 2018.
Up to £2k innovation vouchers for SMEs
If you are a UK-based SME working in clean technology, plastics and packaging, biotech or digital and data sectors, you may be eligible to apply for an Imperial innovation voucher.
As part of our new GENERATE initiative we’re launching a one-off opportunity for SMEs to claim up to £2,000 worth of tailored support and 1:1 innovation consultancy to help their businesses grow and develop. There is no match fund requirement.
The vouchers could be used to:
- scope an innovative idea
- get specialist help to meet a business challenge
- improve your products and services
- access Imperial’s facilities and networks
Who can apply?
To be eligible to apply, your business must:
- Meet the EU definition of an SME
- Be operating within the following sectors or areas; clean technology, renewables, biotech or digital and data.
How can I apply?
You will need to complete a short application form, telling us about your business and how you would benefit from the voucher.
The deadline for applications is 25 June 2018. Please complete and submit the online application form.
If have any questions about the innovation vouchers or would like more information, get in touch.