Grants for equipment to enable innovation in small businesses in York, North Yorkshire and East Riding

Karen Kaye

PAPI project support

Karen has been working on Economic Development projects at the University of York since 2011.  Karen has supported several ERDF projects, including Yorkshire Innovation Fund, WasteValor, Nanofactory and Graduate Entrepreneurship projects.

The Yorkshire Innovation Fund and Wastevalor projects were focused on providing support to 90 SMEs to enable them to innovate and grow, and Karen managed the grant claim processes for these projects (£3.2m total value).