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Science City York

SCY is a leading provider of business and innovation services with the specialist capability to drive business growth.

SCY was originally created in 1998 as Science City York, a partnership between the University of York and City of York Council designed to develop a strong knowledge-based local economy. SCY is successfully driving the creation and growth of business and employment opportunities across the Yorkshire and Humber region and supports specialist business networks for York’s three fastest growing knowledge sectors: bioscience, creative, and IT & digital. The University works closely with SCY to maximise the impact of its research and influence on the local economy.

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The Science City York website offers more information about:

  • News and events relating to business and enterprise in the region
  • SCY’s innovation and funding services
  • Opportunities including grants, competitions, jobs and tenders