We are delighted to invite sole traders, micro-businesses and small and medium sized enterprises to register for STEAMhouse’s business support programmes. There are a range of different opportunities on offer – including the Production Space Open Route  which has been designed to support artists to prototype and develop new ideas, work, products and services.

What does STEAMhouse offer?

– Co-working and Project spaces for collaboration

– Equipment, tools and space for prototyping and making in wood, metal, digital & print, supported by Technicians with wide-ranging expertise

– STEAMlab challenge events– focussed on collective problem solving, collaboration and design thinking

– Specialist support around gamification

– Business support sessions

– Grants of up to £2500 to support prototyping and advice around Intellectual Property (IP)

– Events and masterclasses bringing together researchers, experts & businesses

– Networking opportunities

If you are a self employed sole trader or a business based in the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP region you can apply at any time – we need a one page proposal outlining what you want to develop. We review applications fortnightly.

For full information visit the STEAMhouse website

To find out more, and take a look around the facilities, book yourself onto an Open House Tour HERE