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SPace Research and Innovation Network for Technology

SPRINT is the successful national space innovation programme managed by the University of Leicester, funded by Research England’s Connecting Capabilities Fund and delivered in partnership with other space enabled universities in the UK.

SPace Research and Innovation Network for Technology is a unique partnership of top UK space universities, industry, government agencies and the investment community dedicated to supporting the growth of small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in the UK through the commercial exploitation of space data and technologies.

SPRINT provides SMEs unprecedented funded access to the expertise (people, knowledge, facilities, applications, technologies and training) in the UK’s top space  universities to support the development of new products and services enabled through space for their core markets. Through its partners, SPRINT connects with the UK’s space innovation ecosystem helping SMEs (in any stage of their growth journey) find the technical and business support they need to take their business to the next level.

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