Funding database

Support provided by Scottish Enterprise

What does this involve?

Scottish Enterprise has gathered funding information suitable for Scottish businesses working on innovative and research and development (R&D) projects. The database contains information from UK and international organisations.

The database primarily contains public sector funding opportunities. It includes:

  • regional business funding in the areas covered by:
    • Scottish Enterprise – that is, Aberdeen City and Shire, the east of Scotland, Tayside and the west of Scotland
    • South of Scotland Enterprise - that is, Scottish Borders and Dumfries and Galloway
  • innovation funding for industry from Innovate UK, the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) and other public funders
  • a selection of open innovation challenges and awards  

The database is updated by Scottish Enterprise on a weekly basis. 

Am I eligible?

Anyone can use the database. It is open to the public and can be accessed at any time.

What does this cost?

The database is free to use.

Who is this for?

The funding database is aimed at innovative Scottish companies, especially small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Important information

Please note that this database only contains public sector funding opportunities that Scottish Enterprise is aware of. It does not include all funding available to all companies. 


Next steps

Visit the Funding Information Gateway (FIG) website for more information and to access the database.

Support provided by Scottish Enterprise

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