NHS organisations must have a clearly defined health and care challenge and be willing to lead a consortium that will test whether a combination of product and service innovation can address that challenge.
Projects must produce significant significant health improvements at the same or lower cost.
we are now inviting expressions of interest and the deadline is midday on 27 March 2018
to be eligible for funding you can be:
an NHS England organisation or partnership. NHS organisations from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland cannot lead but can be partners in a consortium
a business of any size, but funding is only available to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises
we expect projects to range in size from £500,000 to £1.5 million and to last up to 18 months
businesses could receive up to 70% of their costs. NHS organisations will receive 100% of their costs