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Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support

Sheffield Hallam University is offering SMEs in the region funded support worth up to £15,000 to help give your business a competitive advantage.

The Proving Innovation competition funds feasibility research for projects that will have a clear impact on business growth. Successful applicants will receive up to 25 days of a specialist academic’s time, who will explore the commercial potential of your idea by:

  • reviewing research evidence and identifying possible applications
  • assessing business opportunities
  • validating initial concepts through experimental studies

You’ll work with the academic to define your project and apply for the funding together. Priority will be given to innovative projects that:

  • Have a clear element of technical and academic challenge
  • Support the development of innovative technologies and processes
  • Have a pathway for future collaborative Research and Development
  • Have a significant commercial impact

Applications are open to projects that can be realistically undertaken within six months and can be completed before September 2022. Your company must also be eligible for the Sheffield Innovation Programme, please contact us for details. Only one project application is allowed per company.

Deadlines for applications: 18 October 2019, 20 December 2019, 21 February 2020

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Location: SCR

Value: up to £15k

Deadline: 20 Dec 2019

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Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support - FCS Associates

Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support

Sheffield Hallam University is offering SMEs in the region funded support worth up to £15,000 to help give your business a competitive advantage.

The Proving Innovation competition funds feasibility research for projects that will have a clear impact on business growth. Successful applicants will receive up to 25 days of a specialist academic’s time, who will explore the commercial potential of your idea by:

  • reviewing research evidence and identifying possible applications
  • assessing business opportunities
  • validating initial concepts through experimental studies

You’ll work with the academic to define your project and apply for the funding together. Priority will be given to innovative projects that:

  • Have a clear element of technical and academic challenge
  • Support the development of innovative technologies and processes
  • Have a pathway for future collaborative Research and Development
  • Have a significant commercial impact

Applications are open to projects that can be realistically undertaken within six months and can be completed before September 2022. Your company must also be eligible for the Sheffield Innovation Programme, please contact us for details. Only one project application is allowed per company.

Deadlines for applications: 18 October 2019, 20 December 2019, 21 February 2020

Click here to find out more.  

Location: SCR

Value: up to £15k

Deadline: 20 Dec 2019

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants
Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support - FCS Associates

Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support

Sheffield Hallam University is offering SMEs in the region funded support worth up to £15,000 to help give your business a competitive advantage.

The Proving Innovation competition funds feasibility research for projects that will have a clear impact on business growth. Successful applicants will receive up to 25 days of a specialist academic’s time, who will explore the commercial potential of your idea by:

  • reviewing research evidence and identifying possible applications
  • assessing business opportunities
  • validating initial concepts through experimental studies

You’ll work with the academic to define your project and apply for the funding together. Priority will be given to innovative projects that:

  • Have a clear element of technical and academic challenge
  • Support the development of innovative technologies and processes
  • Have a pathway for future collaborative Research and Development
  • Have a significant commercial impact

Applications are open to projects that can be realistically undertaken within six months and can be completed before September 2022. Your company must also be eligible for the Sheffield Innovation Programme, please contact us for details. Only one project application is allowed per company.

Deadlines for applications: 18 October 2019, 20 December 2019, 21 February 2020

Click here to find out more.  

Location: SCR

Value: up to £15k

Deadline: 20 Dec 2019

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants
Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support - FCS Associates

Sheffield Innovation Programme: SME support

Sheffield Hallam University is offering SMEs in the region funded support worth up to £15,000 to help give your business a competitive advantage.

The Proving Innovation competition funds feasibility research for projects that will have a clear impact on business growth. Successful applicants will receive up to 25 days of a specialist academic’s time, who will explore the commercial potential of your idea by:

  • reviewing research evidence and identifying possible applications
  • assessing business opportunities
  • validating initial concepts through experimental studies

You’ll work with the academic to define your project and apply for the funding together. Priority will be given to innovative projects that:

  • Have a clear element of technical and academic challenge
  • Support the development of innovative technologies and processes
  • Have a pathway for future collaborative Research and Development
  • Have a significant commercial impact

Applications are open to projects that can be realistically undertaken within six months and can be completed before September 2022. Your company must also be eligible for the Sheffield Innovation Programme, please contact us for details. Only one project application is allowed per company.

Deadlines for applications: 18 October 2019, 20 December 2019, 21 February 2020

Click here to find out more.  

Location: SCR

Value: up to £15k

Deadline: 20 Dec 2019

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants