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2 competitions

  • Mechanising and improving advanced therapy manufacture

    UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £3.7 million for research and development projects to improve manufacturing of advanced therapies. This funding is from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.


    To lead a project your organisation must:

    • be a UK registered business, of any size
    • work in collaboration with one or more UK businesses or academic partners

    Opening soon

    27 August 2019
    25 September 2019

  • Enabling integrated diagnostics for early detection

    Up to £20 million is available for multidisciplinary consortia to develop and evaluate integrated diagnostic solutions for early detection and diagnosis. This includes funding from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF).


    To lead a project, you must be:

    • a UK registered business of any size
    • a UK registered research and technology organisation (RTO)
    • a UK registered academic institution
    • a UK registered hospital
    • an NHS or National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) organisation, for example an Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) or Medtech and In vitro diagnostics Co-operative (MIC), or equivalent in the devolved administrations

    Open now

    22 July 2019
    25 September 2019

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