Business Ready Request for Quotation (RFQ) – Publicity and Marketing Services

The University of Warwick Science Park (UWSP) is seeking support in the promotion and marketing of the Business Ready programme. We are requesting quotations from suitable publicity and marketing/design suppliers.

UWSP is delivering the Business Ready business support programme in partnership with Warwickshire County Council (WCC). This programme is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) with further funding from WCC and UWSP.

Business Ready is an innovative business growth support package for innovation-led and knowledge-intensive businesses based in Coventry and Warwickshire. The programme aims to support micro and small enterprises with the characteristics and ambition for growth. This programme forms part of the wider “CW Business – Start, Grow and Scale” project led by WCC.

The initial period of the programme is 1st August 2019 – 31st December 2021. However, we reserve the right to maintain marketing and publicity suppliers for any future business support programmes delivered by UWSP up to a maximum permitted term of 4 years (period up to 19 months beyond December 2021: 31st July 2023).

Closing date for applications of this RFQ is 19th June 2019 at 12:00 pm. Please send your completed application to

Please send any questions you may have to All questions must be submitted by 12th June 2019 at 4:00 pm.

The procurement of Marketing and Publicity services for Business Ready is following national guidelines for procurement of ERDF funded projects.

For further information and to apply please access the RFQ document and Application Form.


Please refer to the Procurement Q&A for frequently asked questions.