European Regional Development Fund

Drive your innovation forward

Our ERDF funded programmes help small businesses looking for product and process development support.

Access to state-of-the art labs and facilities

Work with commercially aware, highly skilled technical staff

Business and innovation support

One-to-one project with CPI

Collaboration with research institutions

Signposting to collaborative partners

Fully funded by ERDF

Engage with CPI via our ERDF Funded programmes designed to help innovative SMEs looking for product and process development support. We offer a wide range of regional programmes to businesses. Projects are fully funded by the European Union’s European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Funding criteria

Support for product development is offered to companies which meet the critera:
Less than 250 staff employed
Annual turnover ≤ €50 million or net balance sheet ≤ €42 million
Based in geographical region for funding
Fits within the project technology focus

Current Programmes

Browse our current range of projects for European Regional Development Fund

Location Project Technologies Markets
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority SPRINT
Project No. 13R20P04106
Start Date: 01 Apr 2021
End Date: 30 Jun 2023 
Leeds, North and West Yorkshire ForTaMP
Project No. 20R18P02896
Start Date: 01 Apr 2020
End Date: 31 Mar 2023 
Colloid/​Emulsion Chemistry 
Powder Processing
Formulation Development
Materials Science
Nano-enhanced Inks
North East England Sonnet
Project No. 25R19P02993
Start Date: 01 Feb 2020
End Date: 03 Jun 2023 
Personal Care
Internet of Things 
North East England PROSPECT
Project No. 25R18P03909
Start Date: 13 Jan 2020
End Date: 30 Jun 2023 
North East England Project IMPACT
Project No. 25R17P02287
Start Date: 01 Oct 2018
End Date: 31 Mar 2022 

Talk to a member of our team to discuss your eligibility.

CPI is your innovation partner to make your ideas a reality.