Creative Spark Partnership Fund is developed for building partnerships between universities and creative institutions in the UK and those in programme countries in order to support enterprise education and establish enterprise centres/hubs. 

The grant enhances existing partnerships between UK Higher Education Institutions, related national bodies in the creative sector and the equivalent institutions in the participating countries. 

50 partnership projects were awarded funding for new creative economy partnerships. In Ukraine, the programme funds 10 international partnerships.

Awarded organisations in Ukraine in 2018

Ukrainian partner(s)

UK partner

V.N. Karazin National University  Anglia Ruskin University
Lviv National Academy of Arts
PPV Knowledge Network Ltd.
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical 
University of Oil and Gas
NGO Bureau of Research, Innovations and Technologies
Coventry University
Lviv Polytechnic National University
NGO Tech Start-up School 
Kingston University
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education
Donetsk National Technical University 
Kingston University
Ukrainian Engineering Pedagogics Academy  University of Bedfordshire
Kyiv National Economic University  University of Reading
Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design University of Southampton

Awarded organisations in Ukraine in 2019

Ukrainian partner(s)

UK partner

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (TSNUK) University of Northumbria at Newcastle upon Tyne (NU)
Higher Educational Establishment of Ukoopspilka “Poltava University of Economics and Trade”
Adult Education Centre of Poltava Region
University of Portsmouth