Defence and Security Accelerator funding competitions

Details of our current, future and past funding competitions.

You can submit a Defence and Security Accelerator proposal either to our Open Call for Innovation or in response to the technical challenges in a specific themed competition, as detailed below.

Current competitions

Details of competitions that are open now.

You can submit your proposal online.

Future competitions

Past competitions

Details of themed competitions that are now closed.

Published 8 December 2016
Last updated 2 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Addition of Behavioural Analytics Scoping Workshop document
  2. Submission service reopened.
  3. Submission service has reopened for themed competitions
  4. There has been an update to the submissions service for information.
  5. Submission service status update
  6. Word version of proposal submission form is available so you can draft a proposal now.
  7. Our submission service is temporarily closed due to a technical issue. We are working to resolve this as quickly as possible. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.
  8. Added Accelerator themed competition: Autonomous last mile resupply
  9. Moved Revolutionise competition to past competitions.
  10. Adding Enduring Challenge competition which is now open for submissions
  11. First published.