Coventry University Enterprises Ltd offers a range of business support services for companies in the region. These services currently include:
Innovation Networks (ERDF) offers grants of £10,000 to West Midlands SMEs that are collaborating with other regional SMEs on the development of a new product, process or service. Visit www.innovation-networks.co.uk, e-mail or call 024 7623 6391
Eco Business (ERDF) offers grant support of up to £2,400 to help regional SMEs to cut costs, reduce waste and find new opportunities for growth. It can help those looking for initial compliance with environmental issues through to increasing the competitive advantage of your business. In addition to the grant, part funding towards consultancy work can also be provided. e-mail or call 02476 158206
West Midlands (SME) Internationalisation Project (ERDF) offers grants of £1,000 or £2,500 for an eligible West Midlands SME to carry out international activities plus advice and information on overseas priority market opportunities. Visit Website: www.wmbusinessexport.co.uk , e-mail or call 024 7623 6406
The Technology Innovation Futures West Midlands project helps qualifying SMEs in the West Midlands to examine existing technologies, investigate new solutions and implement change. The project can fund 50% of up to ten days consultancy and also offers free workshops and networking opportunities for SMEs looking to improve their knowledge of emerging technology. Visits www.tifwm.co.uk, e-mail or call 024 7615 8293
Enterprise Europe Network Midlands supports Midlands businesses to be more competitive and innovative in Europe. The team of experienced specialists provide a range of free services to help you: develop your business in new markets; source or license new technologies and access EU finance and EU funding. e-mail or call 024 7623 623.
International Innovation Centre - Free advice, mentoring and access to grants for SMEs looking to export. Visit www.wmbusinessexport.co.uk, e-mail
or call 024 7623 6406