Roadmap to Finance: Leverage Your Grant Funding Process

About This Event

Find out how to apply for and access grant funding to help take your innovation to market

Designed to help women entrepreneurs unleash their full potential, our Breaking Barriers Series brings together industry experts and female leaders to help your business get inspired, break-through roadblocks and supercharge growth.

Understanding the latest innovation grant funding opportunities and how to access them can be tricky. However, it could make all the difference in helping your ground-breaking innovation get off the ground.


Why should you attend?

Could you be missing out on grant funding and want to maximise your potential? This event is a highly valuable opportunity to discover the key principles for planning and preparing a funding application, and what the most suitable and effective grants are available for your business.

Join us as we share first-hand insights to help you address prominent pain points when applying, and take your business one step closer to growth opportunities awaiting on the other side of a successful application.

Newable's Breaking Barriers series, part of the Fuelling Ambition Programme, in partnership with Innovate UK EDGE and with support from JPMorgan Chase, have designed this event to help women entrepreneurs learn about innovation grant schemes, eligibility criteria and the steps your business needs to take in order to access them. 

With a range of finance opportunities available, it's essential to explore all the options to find the best funding for your business.

Featured Speakers

Abrar Jawaid

Innovation and Growth Specialist Team Manager

Abrar holds a Biochemical Engineering and Science degree and a PhD in hydroacoustic decortication (removal of fibres from plants using acoustic energy) and has worked in academia, industry and the public sector in various roles.  
He has led numerous research and development projects, in addition to helping in the establishment of a couple of start-ups in the field of biofuels and renewable energy. He is using this expertise to support innovative companies seeking to secure innovation grant funding to progress their R&D further towards commercialisation.

Sandra Steinhauer

Innovation and Growth Specialist Team Manager

Sandra offers bespoke support to help ambitious innovation-led businesses enhance their innovation capacities and gain access to EU and national grant funding for research, development and innovation. She provides expert advice on Innovate UK funding competitions, like the Smart Grant, and EU funding possibilities within Horizon Europe and previously Horizon2020. Having previously spent twelve years in Brussels in various business support roles she has been involved in grant funding in some shape of form for the past 16 years.