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18 competitions


  • January 2018 sector competition: strand 2, emerging and enabling technologies

    UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £19 million to develop innovations in emerging and enabling technologies or health and life sciences. A further £12 million is available for KTPs.

    Eligibility:

    To lead a project you must:

    • be a UK based business of any size or a research and technology organisation (RTO)
    • involve at least one micro, small or medium-sized enterprise (SME)

    Open now

    Opened:
    22 January 2018
    Closes:
    28 March 2018

  • January 2018 sector competition: strand 1, health and life sciences

    UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £19 million to develop innovations in health and life sciences or emerging and enabling technologies. A further £12 million is available for KTPs.

    Eligibility:

    To lead a project you must:

    • be a UK based business of any size or a research and technology organisation (RTO)
    • involve at least one micro, small or medium-sized enterprise (SME)

    Open now

    Opened:
    22 January 2018
    Closes:
    28 March 2018

  • Connected and autonomous vehicles simulation: collaborative R&D

    UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £15 million to develop simulation technologies that speed up the deployment of connected and autonomous vehicles.

    Eligibility:

    To lead a project you must:

    • be a UK based business of any size
    • involve at least one other organisation
    • ensure your research and development (R&D) is conducted in the UK

    Open now

    Opened:
    15 January 2018
    Closes:
    2 May 2018

  • SBRI: roads for the future for connected and autonomous vehicles

    A share of up to £200,000 is available for ideas to change road design, management and use, to maximise the benefits of connected and autonomous vehicles.

    Eligibility:

    An organisation of any size, age or type can lead a project. Individuals or organisations must have the ability to be party to a legally binding contract

    Open now

    Opened:
    15 January 2018
    Closes:
    14 March 2018

  • SBRI: agile and self-powered public space CCTV

    Organisations can apply for a share of up to £150,000 to develop solutions that will improve South Ayrshire Council’s public space CCTV operation.

    Eligibility:

    You can:

    • be an organisation of any size
    • work alone or with others

    Open now

    Opened:
    8 January 2018
    Closes:
    21 March 2018

  • APC 9: anchoring low carbon technology development in the UK

    UK businesses can share circa £30 million for collaborative, match funded, late stage R&D projects. This is to advance the growth of low carbon propulsion.

    Eligibility:

    To lead the project you must:

    • be a UK based business of any size
    • have a project based in the UK
    • work in collaboration with others
    • be a grant recipient

    Closing soon

    Opened:
    8 January 2018
    Closes:
    7 March 2018

  • Eureka Eurostars 2, round 9

    Innovative SMEs can apply for a share of £2.5 million to collaborate in research with partners across Europe and associated countries.

    Eligibility:

    To lead a project in the UK you must:

    Closing soon

    Opened:
    20 December 2017
    Closes:
    1 March 2018

  • December sector competition: Open

    UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £19 million to deliver game changing or disruptive innovations with significant potential for impact on the UK economy.

    Eligibility:

    You must:

    • be a UK based business
    • carry out your project in the UK
    • work alone or in collaboration with others (businesses, research base or third sector)

    Closing soon

    Opened:
    11 December 2017
    Closes:
    28 February 2018

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