Sustainable Mobility Cluster Builder

Support provided by Scottish Enterprise

What does this involve?

The Sustainable Mobility Cluster Builder is a new programme that helps SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) in Scotland make the most of new opportunities in sustainable transport. This also supports the Scottish Government's targets to decarbonise transport.

The cluster builder programme includes:   

  • awareness raising and networking events 
  • one-to-one support sessions with expert advisors  
  • opportunities to connect with other businesses in Scotland and beyond  
  • signposting to further opportunities, funding and business support  

The programme is delivered by Urban Foresight, funded by Scottish Enterprise and in partnership with Transport Scotland. The project is 50% ERDF funded through the Scottish Programme for Research Innovation and Technology Ecosystem (known as SPRITE).

Other benefits include:

Access to bespoke support and funding

Eligible SMEs can access fully-funded support from expert advisors, who will help you find funding and connect you to clients, partners and Scotland’s world-leading research base. Find out about emerging public sector opportunities and get expert advice on how to scale your mobility business in Scotland.

Promote your business to a global audience

The programme provides a platform to promote your business, win clients and attract investment. This includes Scotland’s Sustainable Mobility Pitchbook - a new publication that will profile breakthrough Scottish SMEs. You'll receive marketing support to profile your business and professionally designed materials to promote your expertise.

Online events

A webinar series highlights new opportunities for mobility businesses to succeed in Scotland. Each event will connect you to a different part of Scotland’s rapidly emerging sustainable mobility ecosystem. You’ll hear about the latest developments in technologies, business models and funding. Meet industry experts and discover breakthrough businesses.

Am I eligible?

You are eligible to apply if your business is:

  • any size
  • registered or with an address in Scotland  
  • with or without experience of working in low carbon transport  
  • looking to diversify into low carbon transport
  • already working in, or with experience of the low carbon transport sector and looking to grow your business

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

This programme is for SMEs in Scotland.


How long does this take?

The programme runs until 30 November 2022.

You will be contacted for a one-to-one session with Urban Foresight.

Webinars generally run for 2-hour sessions.

Next steps

Visit the Urban Foresight website for more information and to apply.

Support provided by Scottish Enterprise

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