- Department for Communities and Local Government, Department for Work and Pensions, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, and Rural Payments Agency
- 16 December 2016
- Last updated:
- 20 April 2017, see all updates
- Closing date:
- 31 October 2017
- Fund state:
- Research and innovation
- North West
- Funding source:
- European Regional Development Fund
Call to run a project providing support for research and innovation in Greater Manchester.
This call is looking to promote business investment in research and innovation.
For more information, download the call specification.
Project’s put forward under this call must cover the Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership area.
Up to £10,000,000 of funding is available through this call. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for.
Outline application deadline: 31 October 2017
- 17 February 2017
- 30 April 2017
- 31 July 2017
It is anticipated that funding from this call will be awarded for up to 3 years.
How to apply
To apply for funding under this call you will need to complete and send the Outline Application form to the email address provided in the call document. The guidance provides information to help you complete the form. The form and guidance can be found here.
Please make sure that you are using the latest version of the form and guidance from our website to submit your application.
You are also advised to read the details in the call documents in order to produce an application that complies with the requirements and meets the needs set out in the Operational Programme. All this information, the related guidance and the European Regional Development Fund Operational Programme can be found from our home page.
You may also find it helpful to see details regarding Technical Assistance projects. Details of these can be found on our website.
What happens next
If your outline application is successful, we’ll contact you and ask you to make a full application.
If you have a question, contact NW.ERDFENQUIRIES@communities.gsi.gov.uk.
Call reference number: OC15R16P 0437
Published: 16 December 2016
Updated: 20 April 2017
Closing date: 31 October 2017
- Closing date for this call has been extended to 31 October 2017.
- First published.