Innovate UK’s Driving the Electric Revolution challenge, part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £250,000 in projects building talent for the future.
The aim of this competition is to fund several ideas that quickly fill immediate gaps in skills, talent and training for the power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD) industry.
Your proposal must deliver a clear game-changing intervention, which would realistically and significantly meet a UK PEMD talent requirement.
Your project must:
Innovate UK expects projects to have total eligible project costs of between £10,000 to £25,000.
If your total eligible project costs are more than £25,000, only the maximum grant limit of £25,000 can be claimed.
To lead a project or work alone your organisation must:
Subcontractors must be based in the UK for the duration of the project and their portion of the project work must be carried out in the UK. You must select them through your usual procurement process.
The aim of this competition is to fund projects that fill gaps in skills, talent and training for the power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD) industry.
Your project must demonstrate.
This list is not intended to be exhaustive.
Innovate UK wants to fund a portfolio of projects, across a variety of key needs and gaps in UK PEMD workforce skills, talent and training capabilities.
Your project must focus on one or more of the following: