“The Business Innovation Fund supports businesses from a wide range of sectors to help develop innovative products, processes and services, that not only fulfil market demand, but also deliver industrial growth. Research, development and innovation can help your business adapt for the future, get ahead of the competition, reach new customers, and create jobs.“
Alex Leach, Acting Head of Innovation and Growth

The West of England Combined Authority is committed to tackling the climate and ecological emergencies, has an ambition to achieve net zero by 2030, and is focussing on the following priorities in doing so: accelerating the shift to low carbon transport; improving our buildings and placemaking; enabling clean smart affordable energy; fostering clean growth and innovation; protecting, preserving and enhancing the environment.

The Business Innovation Fund will make a positive contribution towards this ambition by also supporting companies that, via R&D, are creating new products, processes and/or services that tackle these twin emergencies.

Find out more and apply here