Competition for free access to lab space and expertise at Daresbury

The Science and Technologies Facilities Council is currently holding a competition offering free laboratory space for a period of time, and access to leading expertise, and business development support at their I-TAC facility in Daresbury (Warrington).  It is open to any innovative company that could benefit from fully funded access to cutting edge facilities and world class expertise working in any of the competition sectors, and that can demonstrate that use of I-TAC’s facilities would make a positive impact on your product or service development.  

There are three categories in the competition:

·        Environment

·        Energy

·        Healthcare 

In order to apply you need to answer just three questions around how you would make best use of the prize if you won.  The Innovation Technology Access Centre (I-TAC) is based at the award winning Daresbury Science and Innovation Campus and offers a unique mix of flexible access to a suite of high spec laboratories, world leading expertise and business development support.  The I-TAC Futures Challenge could help your company take the next step forward.  For those interested in applying they are also recommending that you visit I-TAC and take a look at the facilities there. 

For more information, terms and conditions and how to enter, visit the I-TAC website at:

The competition closes on 30th November 2010.