5G Testbed and Trials Programme: Phase 1 competition guidance

This DCMS competition encourages the development of a UK 5G ecosystem with technology and deployment, testbeds and trials to stimulate the development of 5G use cases and business models.

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Please read the competition scope before you apply for this competition.

To be eligible for funding you must:

  • be a UK registered organisation
  • carry out your project in the UK
  • work in collaboration with others
Published 23 October 2017
Last updated 15 November 2017 + show all updates
  1. Corrected dates. Applicants will be shortlisted on 9 February 2018. Applicants will be informed of the outcome on 8 March 2018.
  2. First published.