For staff

Enterprise funding

Throughout the year there are numerous programmes and awards open to University researchers, academics and students to assist in the entrepreneurial journey.

Enterprise funding is available to add value to inventions and new concepts managed by Edinburgh Innovations and the University of Edinburgh. 


Fund Details Contact Status
ICURe Deliver impact with your research and ‘get out of the lab’. ICURe NxNW offers university researchers with commercially promising ideas up to £35,000 to validate their idea in the marketplace with the aim of maximising the impact of their research.   Veronica Ferguson  Currently closed.

Royal Society of Edinburgh Enterprise Fellowships

The RSE Enterprise Fellowship is Scotland’s leading business development and training programme enabling science and technology researchers to develop into successful entrepreneurs. Sally Bowie Currently closed.