Centre for Defence Enterprise: submit your research proposal

Guidance about the Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) proposal submission process.

The only way to submit a proposal to CDE is online.

Read the guidance here to help you understand the process. It’s the same if you’re submitting a proposal to the enduring competition or a themed competition.

Submit your research proposal

How to submit a proposal to us, our online submission service, processes and terms and conditions.

  1. CDE: how to submit a proposal

    • Detailed guide
  2. CDE: terms and conditions and contract guidance

    • Detailed guide
  3. CDE: how your proposal is assessed

    • Detailed guide
  4. CDE: intellectual property

    • Detailed guide
  5. Submit a CDE proposal online: acceptable use

    • Detailed guide