Business Interaction Vouchers

Business Interaction Vouchers

We offer vouchers (up to £20K) to be used to encourage and support collaboration between academics and industrialists within the BBSRC NIBB framework.  The collaboration can be any defined piece of work by the academic partner for the industrial partner. These vouchers are intended to help resource small confidence-building measures between an academic partner and an industrial based partner that are likely to lead to:

  • A longer-term relationship
  • Improved interaction
  • New research technology transfer projects

The industrial partner should match the voucher value in cash or in kind

Current funding

BIV Current Funding

20 September 2019

We are pleased to announce the 1st call for BIV.

How to apply:

To apply for this first round of BIV please read the BIV Operational Guidelines (below) and fill in the BIV  application form template (below).

Please submit the completed application form to  the Network Manager by email:



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