Any business can apply for a share of £15 million to support cutting-edge R&D projects in any technology area.
Innovate UK has up to £15 million to invest in innovative research and development projects in an open competition targeted at a whole range of technology, engineering and industrial areas.
Proposals can be drawn from any area including the 4 key sectors of manufacturing and materials; emerging and enabling technologies; health and life sciences; and infrastructure systems.
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Projects must demonstrate:
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This competition is the first of two annual open competitions under Innovate UK’s new simplified process for funding competitions. The second one will open in December.
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