Manufacturing Made Smarter

23 Apr 2019


The Made Smarter pilot has launched to help manufacturers in the North West access new technologies to help them work smarter and make the most of new business opportunities arising from digital transformation.

Available Funding

50% matched funding is available for eligible North West-based manufacturers to invest in new technology, software and hardware. Funding is supported by the government’s Industrial Challenge Fund. There is no maximum funding limit but a typical project size is approximately £40k with £20k in matched funding.

How to apply

Step 1: Complete the registration form

Step 2: Receive fully-funded, impartial, expert advice on your technology needs to help you plan your investment

Step 3: Apply for grant funding to support your chosen project implementation

Who can apply?

Made Smarter is designed to support manufacturers, engineers, makers and creators with facilities or operations in Cheshire & Warrington, Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Liverpool City Region. This programme is specifically designed to support SMEs.

Join the 300 businesses already registered!