Between 3rd – 28th August 2009, self-employed people and small/medium sized businesses in Northwest England can apply for Innovation Vouchers from the Northwest Development Agency. £3k per project is available to invest in product innovation activity from one of a panel of Knowledge Providers, including Lucid Group.
Allocation is by lottery and has proven a great opportunity to access product design, innovation, new product development skills and knowledge – absolutely free to VAT-registered businesses, who can reclaim the tax charged.
Application is via a simple online form at:
Further vouchers will be allocated in stages during 2009-2010. Please contact Lucid Group or Business Link Northwest if you would like help applying.