What's on offer?

Cumbria Innovations Platform

The programme has been designed for inventive and innovative Cumbrian businesses, who wish to accelerate their growth, to utilise the following resources based within Lancaster University and the University of Cumbria.

  • Biology, biomedicine and forensics
  • Chemistry and Physical Sciences
  • Conservation
  • Computing
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Health and Sport
  • Law and Criminology
  • Management Science

This is a fully-funded programme available to European Regional Development Fund eligible companies.

Benefits of the Cumbria Innovations Platform

  • Reduce the risk of research and development
  • Speed up innovation
  • Support the development and commercialisation of new products
  • Accelerate growth in innovative Cumbrian businesses

Find out whether your business is eligible for support

Contact us

If you have an idea for a project, please use our contact form

If you have question or want to speak to one of our team, please email or call:

  • Stewart on +44 (0)1524 510 444 to find out more about digital product design
  • Pete on +44 (0)1524 510 728 to find out more about our innovation programme
  • Sarah on +44 (0)1228 888 740 to find out more about our innovation workshops
  • Alex on +44 (0)1524 593 797 to find out more about the scientific facilities on offer

We look forward to talking to you.


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