Welsh Government

Support and funding for businesses

Support and funding is available to provide support to Welsh businesses and research organisations to commercialise new products, processes and services developed through research, development and innovation processes. 

If you are thinking about implementing new ideas, creating new, dynamic products, or improving your existing services, you might be eligible for support from our innovation programme.


find a local innovation specialist

Speak to someone - find a local innovation specialist

The support is delivered by a team of highly experienced Innovation Specialists, Research Development Managers, Manufacturing and Design Specialists, Commercialisation Managers and Intellectual Property Specialists, all of whom have extensive experience of supporting businesses and research organisations in undertaking research, development and innovation activities.

 
 

SMART Suite of Programmes

SMART provides a suite of integrated programmes to provide support to Welsh businesses and research organisations to commercialise new products, processes and services developed through research, development and innovation processes.
 
Click the links below for more information on the range of programmes within the SMART Suite.