The Funding Finder

There are a number of different options on how to gain finance to develop innovative solutions and your business. To help you to understand the different options, we have worked with a number of businesses to develop the below list:

Enterprise Europe Network

Whether you need help finding a business partner or need information on EU legislation, funding or market opportunities, this is the place to start.

Enterprise Europe East of England is your local gateway to a wealth of information on doing business, finding collaborative partners and increasing your competitiveness in Europe.

A useful funding guide developed by Enterprise Europe Network to help companies understand information on finance, grants and related resources, can be found here.

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The INNEON network for eco-innovation investment aims to extend public and private funding sources available for eco-innovation and social innovation in Europe, and provide a unique forum dedicated to the interaction between a select cohort of innovators and relevant investors.

For more information click here.

Innovate UK

Innovate UK fund, support and connect innovative businesses to accelerate sustainable economic growth. You can read about our responsibilities and plans for this year on GOV.UK.

To view the presentation of the funding opportunities available click here, or for the most recent funding opportunities click here.

Imagine H2O

Imagine H2O is a US based not-for-profit organisation that inspires and empowers people to solve water problems.  They offer programmes featuring prize competitions and a business accelerator to help innovators and entrepreneurs turn great ideas into transformational solutions.

Imagine H2O’s Food & Agriculture Program is open for entries from Octo-Nov 2013 and supports emerging water businesses whose primary value proposition improves water use, treatment, supply, or discharge in the food and agriculture sector.

Click here for more information.