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/data security 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:
- Attend one of our GENERATE workshops
- Meet the EU definition of an SME
- Be operating within the following sectors or areas; clean technology, renewables, biotech or digital/data security
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 1 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.