Help with Innovation
Innovative ways forward

Here at CSS we’ve always been committed to helping the sector drive innovation across all areas – and you can read all about many of our exciting projects on our Innovation page.

There are also various organisations and resources available to help your business be as innovative as possible – and we’ve listed some of these below:

Scottish Enterprise:

Scottish Enterprise work across Scotland with businesses in both the public and private sectors to deliver a significant and sustained positive impact on the Scottish Economy.

Knowledge Transfer Network:

KTN has helped thousands of businesses secure funding to drive innovation by creating opportunities with the right people through their vast network and knowledge of the industry. Click here to find out more.


Interface connects organisations of all sizes, from all sectors, to the right academic expertise for increased R&D activity leading to the creation and development of new products, services and processes.With established connections in each of Scotland’s universities and research institutions Interface is able to identify the right expertise, the best technologies and the most relevant facilities and equipment to solve any number of business challenges. Their free and impartial service has helped hundreds of organisations to become more competitive enabling them to increase their profits, maximise their export potential and ultimately become more sustainable.Interface can help organisations access a range of funding options to offset the cost of their project and with team members on the ground, from the Borders to the Highlands & Islands, they can help businesses wherever they are, whatever their need – for more information visit the Interface website.


This body works with people, companies and partner organisations to find and drive the science and technology innovations that will grow the UK economy. With a strong business focus, Innovate UK drives growth by working with companies to enable and support innovation.