Innovate UK Business Growth to award 100% funded grants of up to £15,000

Innovate UK Business Growth, is partnering with Catapults and RTOs across the UK to award 100% funded grants of up to £15,000 to eligible high-growth SMEs as part of their advisory support.

Details of the Funding

Under this scheme innovation-driven SMEs can receive 100% funded grants of up to £15,000* towards the costs of services and support delivered by RTOs and the Catapult Network including, for example:

Under the scheme Medilink North of England can provide a range of bespoke innovation, regulatory and commercialisation services around innovation strategy, market and competitor analysis and regulatory support and training. Further details are provided below.

  • Innovation strategy and portfolio planning
  • Technology, market and competitor analysis
    • Market size, segmentation, competitor analysis (from IP landscape to products in development and those on the market)
    • Competitor benchmarking, product differentiation and positioning
    • Unmet need identification and conversion to design inputs
  • R&D plans and commercialisation roadmaps
  • Regulatory Support
    • Regulatory strategy and product classification
    • Technical file gap analysis (for MDR EU 2017/745 and IVDR 2017/746)
    • Technical file documentation
    • Clinical evaluation plans (CEP) and Clinical Evaluation Reports (CER)

*The grant will pay 100% of eligible project costs up to a maximum of £15,000 (exclusive of VAT if the beneficiary business is VAT registered – irrecoverable VAT can be included in project costs). Further details can be found here.

Medilink’s services can be adapted and extended to meet client needs. The Medilink team are happy to discuss your needs informally and project scope with no obligation. Contact the Innovation, Commercialisation and Regulatory Team at [email protected]

For full details on our innovation services see here.