Tags: ESIF, Grants, Innovation

Brand new funding opportunity for ambitious, growth oriented local SMEs that are seeking to grow market share, improve productivity and create new employment opportunities through the development and subsequent commercialisation of new and innovative products and services.

Up to £50k of grant funding is available to support SMEs to become more innovative and undertake research and development projects.  Grants for R&D are also available to support low carbon R&D projects.

Project Dates

April 18, 2017 - April 30, 2020

Project Sponsor

University of Hull




£3m of funding through the Humber European Structural and Investment Funds programme.  The programme is being delivered jointly with York, North Yorkshire, East Riding (YNYER) LEP where a further £3m is available through the YNYER ESIF Programme.

Approval Status

Business case approved

Delivery Status


Last updated: April 13, 2017