The £1.7 million Northern Accelerator Seed Investment Fund is focused on backing scalable, innovative spin-out companies from the four Northern Accelerator partnership universities – Durham, Newcastle, Northumbria and Sunderland.

The seed fund is part of a wide range of support from Northern Accelerator, an initiative that is creating a step-change in the commercialisation of world-class research. 

The fund will support spin-out companies from Northern Accelerator partnership universities.