Proof of Concept Programme

The Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) are pleased to announce the launch of our new Proof of Concept Programme.

The Proof of Concept Programme is a funding and resource competition for organisations based within the Yorkshire & Humber region who have a new and innovative concept or idea that will improvement patient care, clinical outcomes and support the NHS meet existing efficiency challenges.

Delivered by the Yorkshire & Humber AHSN alongside our partners; Medilink Yorkshire & Humber, Medipex and Devices for Dignity, the Proof of Concept Programme will offer up to four small to medium enterprises (SMEs) the opportunity to access up to £23,000 worth of support.

Successful candidates will be able to access up to £5,000 to spend on development activity and £18,000 worth of expertise and delivery support provided by our regional partners and the AHSN.

Applications are now being welcomed for the Proof of Concept programme with Friday 04 December the deadline for submission. Applications will be expected to demonstrate that they can begin their programme in January 2016 and work to complete the programme by 31 March 2016.

Details on how to apply can be found here: Proof of Concept Programme