Programme Duration: 12-18 months Fusion is an all-island programme promoting business growth with a key focus on new technology developments.

The Fusion programme involves a three-way partnership between a company with a development need, a graduate who can deliver the solution and an academic who can offer additional expertise to support the project

Fusion supports strategic development within companies where there is a technology / product development focus, enabling companies to tap into the expertise available within Colleges. The company and academic institution must reside on either side of the Irish border.

Programme Duration: 12-18 months

Fusion can help your business:

  • develop new and innovative products;
  • improve existing products;
  • streamline production processes;
  • implement quality systems improve environmental performance;
  • enhance design capabilities;
  • develop and implement IT solutions.

Funded By: InterTradeIreland.

Funding Allocation: A support package of up to €30,800 is available per year. Up to 50% of the graduate's employment costs will be funded along with 100% of other eligible costs.

Terms and Conditions: SRC can only work with companies based in ROI.


Contact The Business Support & Innovation Team on: 028 3025 9664 (Newry) 028 3839 7778 (Portadown) or e-mail: betterbusiness@src.ac.uk