Funding from the European Regional Development Fund is now available for Hertfordshire-based projects supporting:

Research and Innovation Support

This call looks to:

  • Enhance research and innovation infrastructure and capacities to develop research and innovation excellence, and promote centres of competence, in particular those of European interest
  • Promote business investment in research and innovation

Up to £4,770,731 of funding is available through this call. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for.

Outline application deadline: 30 September 2019

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SME Support

This call looks to:

  • promote entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators
  • support the creation and the extension of advanced capacities for products, services and development
  • support the capacity of small and medium sized enterprises to grow in regional, national and international markets and to engage in innovation processes

Up to £1,907,191 is available through this call. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for. 

Outline application deadline: 30 September 2019

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