CLOSED Research and Innovation: call in Lancashire (OC19R16P 0439)

Call to run a project providing support for research and innovation in Lancashire.

This call is now closed. Please do not submit an application for this call. The information provided on this page is for reference purposes only.


This call is looking to:

  • Enhance research and innovation investment infrastructure and capacities to develop research and innovation excellence, and promoting centres of competence, in particular, those of European interest.
  • Promoting business investment in research and innovation.

For more information, download the call specification.


Project’s put forward under this call must cover the Lancashire Local Enterprise Partnership area.


Up to £12,500,000 of funding is available through this call. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for.


Outline application deadline: 17 February 2017

Completion date

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.

Contact details

If you have a question, contact

Call reference number: OC19R16P 0439

Published 16 December 2016
Last updated 20 February 2017 + show all updates
  1. This call has closed.

  2. First published.