Enterprise Ireland Innovation Vouchers

UCD works with companies on short-term, quick-win projects through Enterprise Ireland’s Innovation Voucher programme. This funding programme offers small companies €5,000 to explore a business opportunity or problem with a knowledge provider such as UCD.

This is the perfect way to seed and build an R&D relationship with UCD with little or no risk.  Companies which have engaged in an innovation voucher project with UCD can go on to larger projects under schemes such as:

UCD researchers have worked on over 50 innovation vouchers across all kinds of projects such as:

  • an exploratory evaluation of an equine assisted learning programme
  • the design and manufacture of a flexible, infrared heating system
  • an investigation of bacterial growth control in dog blankets
  • automated techniques to identify deficiencies in high quality encoded digital video.

To find an expert in your area search our researcher database.

For more information on deadlines, eligibility and the voucher application process visit the Enterprise Ireland Innovation Voucher website.

For further information contact: