Future Focus is a three-year £4.68 million project providing focused support to ERDF eligible SMEs that show the potential for growth through innovation.

The initiative provides tools, resources and collaborative networks to help businesses innovate, grow and adapt for long-term success. The programme consists of three main components; Future Focus events; Future Focus labs and Future Focus resources.

Eligible businesses can also access small grants (up to £2,500) to help with:

  • Purchasing equipment and resources
  • Accessing research and knowledge
  • Subsidising salary costs for new employees or to enable existing employees to undertake innovation projects

Find out more about the programme, click here.