Fund title: Impacting Business By Design

Focus of fund/fund aims:

To help businesses and entrepreneurs bring their ideas to life and help boost the UK economy.

Application deadline:

None

Fund description:

A funding programme led by De Montfort University to increase the number of new products being brought to market in the UK through design, technical and development support, investment incentives and nurturing innovation skills within UK SMEs and entrepreneurs.

The £4.68 million project comes from the Higher Education Innovation Funding – Connecting Capability Fund and is open to all UK based SME businesses (<250 employees).

Further information:

http://www.dmu.ac.uk/about-dmu/news/2018/april/universities-join-forces-to-help-businesses-boost-economy.aspx