Get funding to improve design in your business

The Scottish Enterprise By Design Grant contributes between £2,000 and £5,000 to help companies design new products or services or to help to improve the design of existing ones.

It can be used for:

  • Sampling or Minimal Viable Product Design
  • Service design or manufacture ready design
  • Formulation trials and focus groups
  • Recipe development
  • Packaging, prototyping or tooling

It can’t be used for

  • Travel costs or internal training costs
  • Capital expenditure, including ICT hardware
  • Ongoing maintenance contracts or contractors outwith the EU
  • Salary costs or staff recruitment costs, including the design or placement of recruitment adverts
  • Printing costs, such as brochures or leaflets
  • Software for your business, such as office software or operating system licences
  • Printing and production costs for marketing collateral

SME VAT registered business or social enterprises in Scotland can apply for the grant. For full details see the Scottish Enterprise page

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