Defence and Security Accelerator: submit your research proposal

Guidance about the Defence and Security Accelerator proposal submission service.

The only way to submit a proposal to the Defence and Security Accelerator is online.

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

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Submit your research proposal

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

Published 8 December 2016
Last updated 7 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Submission service reopened to themed competitions on 7 February.
  2. Updated submissions service notification for information.
  3. Submission service update
  4. Word version of proposal submission form is available so you can draft your proposals now.
  5. Update on temporary suspension of Submission Service.
  6. First published.