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Additional support

Additional Support provide access to Innovate UK funding and support through technology funding competitions and Catapult centres.

We support Welsh businesses to access Innovate UK funding and support through technology funded competitions and Catapult centres.

Innovate UK

Innovate UK run a number of funding competitions focused in:

  • advanced materials
  • biosciences
  • built environment
  • digital economy
  • electronics, sensors and photonics
  • energy
  • food
  • health and care
  • high value manufacturing
  • ICT
  • space
  • resource efficiency
  • transport

Find out more about Innovate UK by visiting the GOV.UK website or discover more about our competition briefing events. 


Innovate UK has established a network of Catapult centres throughout the UK. Each centre focuses on a specific area and allows businesses, scientists and engineers to work together on research and development and transforming ideas into new products and services to generate economic growth.

If you would like to find out more visit the UK Catapult centres website. 

Small Business Research Initative

The Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) is all about connecting public sector challenges with innovative ideas from industry.

There are a number of SBRI competitions open across the UK and it could give your business an excellent platform to develop and demonstrate your idea.

If you would like to find out more visit the Innovate UK SBRI website.