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Who it’s for?
You must be based in one of the following areas: Bournemouth, Christchurch, East Dorset, North Dorset, Poole, Purbeck, West Dorset, Weymouth or Portland. Sole traders and social enterprises can also apply.
The scheme is primarily focused on the creative, digital, manufacturing and engineering sectors but other sectors will be considered.
What you can get
Innovation voucher - up to £5,000 to research and develop new products or services (you must be able to match 50% of your own funds to the voucher).
Proof of Concept voucher - access to subsidised staff and student expertise, facilities and equipment at the university.
Access voucher - free 12-hour access to university facilities/equipment to test or prototype ideas.
Published 13 October 2017