Science and innovation audits: submit an expression of interest

Explains the aim of the science and innovation audits, the application process and the criteria used for selection.


Science and innovation audits: application form


The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) invites organisations to form a group (consortium) and express interest in completing a science and innovation audit. These groups could include universities, research and innovation organisations, Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) and their equivalents in the devolved administrations, and businesses.

The science and innovation audits will help local organisations map their research and innovation strengths and identify areas of potential global competitive advantage.

These documents explain the:

  • aims of the audits
  • application process and how to apply
  • selection criteria

The third call for expressions of interest will close at 5pm on 13 January 2017.

Email to be kept updated on the audits.

Published 9 November 2015
Last updated 23 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. The third call for expressions of interest is now open.

  2. The second call for expressions of interest is now open.

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