1. Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund Early Assessment
    Oct 2019

    The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund invests in Microfinance, Business Loans and Equity Finance sub-funds ranging from £25,000 to £2m, specifically to help SMEs secure the funding they need for growth and development. SQW's Early Assessment of the Fund has been published by the British Business Bank.
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  2. International collaboration between cultural and Higher Education Institutions
    Sep 2019

    SQW's research into the crossover between the work of English cultural organisations and higher education institutions has been published by Arts Council England.
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  3. Return to Practice Evaluation
    Sep 2019

    Government Equalities Office funded the ‘Return to Practice’ programme to support Allied Health Professionals and Health Care Scientists who want to return to work. The programme operated between August 2017 and March 2019. SQW evaluated this activity and produced a report which was published by the GEO.
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  4. Research into the financial behaviour of further education students in Scotland
    Sep 2019

    Our research into the demand for, and potential impact, of student loans in further education has recently been published by the Scottish Government.
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  5. Evaluation of Start Up Loans - Final Report
    Jun 2019

    Coinciding with reaching the milestone of lending £500m to entrepreneurs, SQW’s final report from the evaluation of Start Up Loans has been published.
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