The East of England Development Agency’s (EEDA) launched “Innovation Vouchers” scheme, which provides small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with £3,000 of dedicated support and advice.
In particular, businesses developing innovative products and services can get a voucher offering them up to 7 days of collaboration with academics and researchers. The idea is to help entrepreneirs to enhance their products and turn innovative ideas into real commercial success through the support of top-class researchers.
Vouchers are offered under the “Solutions for Business” programme, which is part of the UK Government’s policy to simplify the support for businesses across the country.
The deadline to apply for a voucher is Monday 12 October (until 5pm).
For further information on how to apply, visit the website www.eeda.org.uk/innovationvouchers.