Innovation Voucher Scheme

The Invest NI Innovation Voucher Scheme is suitable for all industry sectors (except enterprises in the transportation service and agricultural sectors).



Innovation Vouchers aim to help small enterprises tap into the knowledge and expertise available within colleges, universities and research organisations to develop innovative solutions for business issues.

Programme Duration: SRC will devise a delivery plan based on the needs of your project.

Delivery Model: Academics within the College carryout the work to address your company's issue based on the agreed delivery plan.

Benefits / Outcomes for Your Business: The innovation voucher can be used for: support with product development or testing; new business model development; new service delivery and customer interface; efficiency audits and process change; and tailored training in innovation management.

Funded by: Invest NI (NI companies) Enterprise Ireland (ROI companies)

Funding Allocation: Up to £5,000 available per project. Companies can apply for up to 3 vouchers for different projects but can only have 1 live at any time.

Terms and Conditions: Available to small enterprises


Contact the Business Support & Innovation Team on: 028 3025 9664 (Newry) 028 3839 7778 (Portadown) or e-mail: