Into Healthtech? Cleantech? Biotech? £2k innovation vouchers being offered by Imperial College London!

May 19, 2018 · Application deadline 10 June for GENERATE, Imperial College's SME Growth Programme

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If you are a UK-based SME operating in clean technology, renewables, biotech or digital/data security sectors, you may be eligible to apply for an Imperial innovation voucher.

As part of Imperial new pilot initiative GENERATE designed to help ambitious, high-growth companies create and enhance services and products, solve challenges and collaborate with peers they are offering SMEs a one-off opportunity to claim up to £2,000 worth of tailored support and 1:1 innovation consultancy from Imperial’s community of experts.

Examples of how the vouchers could be used:

 Do you want to scope an innovative idea?

 Do you need specialist help to meet a business challenge?

 Do you need to enhance your products and services

 Do you need access to Imperial’s world-class facilities

Who can apply?

The vouchers will be awarded to eligible businesses. To apply, a businesses must:

Meet the EU definition of an SME

 Be operating within the following sectors or areas; clean technology, renewables, biotech or digital/data security

 Attend an Imperial GENERATE workshop

How can businesses apply?

Businesses need to complete a short application form, telling Imperial about their business and how they can benefit from the voucher.

The deadline for applications is 10 June 2018. Click here to complete and submit the online application form.

Imperial’s new pilot initiative launched earlier this month, with a number of immersive, sector workshops in clean tech, bio tech, digi and data securities running in May-June 2018. The workshops hosted at Imperial’s Invention Rooms on their innovation campus in White City, have been carefully designed to give businesses access to cutting-edge academic thinking in a friendly environment; through tours, design thinking brainstorms, case studies and one-to-one discussions for businesses to discuss their unique challenges.

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