Providing invaluable funding mechanisms for South London businesses, whether at startup stage or beyond.

Here at BIG South London, we have two business grant funding stream mechanisms – the Innovation Voucher Scheme and BIG Hot House Research Innovation Funding.

Whether you are a startup or more established, both business support grants are designed to help businesses and the third sector tap into expertise and facilities available at our university partners to undertake a project which is of strategic importance to your growth and development.

Use the links below to find out more about each business grant funding stream.

Innovation Voucher


The BIG Innovation Voucher Scheme provides up to £5k to help businesses access expertise, research, student talent and specialist facilities available at our partner universities. Find out more about the voucher scheme.

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Hot House


BIG Hot House Research Innovation Funding can boost your business’ competitiveness and productivity with up to £30k of funding for a collaborative project with an academic partner. Find out more about what would qualify as a Hot House project.

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