< HOME / news

October's Top 5 Funding Calls

October 1, 2020

Stephanie Hakesley
Marketing Manager

There’s lots of great funding calls out there at the moment and it’s hard to choose which ones are the best to apply for. If you need any help, advice or support with your applications - then you can get in touch with Inventya and our Bid Writing team can help you out! We're always keeping an eye out for the latest competitions and adding them to our Funding Calls page which is where you can find many more competitions for businesses of all shapes and sizes.


Our Head of Bid Writing, Carmel has listed her Top 5 Funding Calls for October, so you can find out more information about them and how to apply by clicking on the links below: 

1. Agri-tech catalyst – Closing 21 October

The aim of this competition is to increase the pace of innovation in the development of agricultural and food systems in Africa.

2. IETF industrial energy efficiency and decarbonisation studies – Closing 28 October

Funding to help industrial companies to reduce the costs and risks of either industrial energy efficiency or decarbonisation technologies.

3. Smart award – Closing 25 November

Innovate UK is investing up to £25 million in the best game-changing and commercially viable innovative or disruptive ideas. All proposals must be business focused.


4. 5G enabled road and rail transport trials in the West Midlands – Closing 02 December

Seeking innovation projects to improve road and rail operational efficiency, provide better-connected transport or improve traveller experience.


5. i4i Product development award – Closing 09 December

Supporting R&D of medical devices, active implantable devices and in vitro diagnostic devices. Grant funding to advance or clinically validate prototype medical devices, technologies or interventions.

October 1, 2020
← back to news
Thank you! We will be in touch shortly.
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

More of our news

Young Innovators Award - Benjamin Ndubuisi
January 27, 2021
Exploiting the Fourth Industrial Revolution
As we enter 2021 we are already seeing enormous changes in the way we work as a consequence of the COVID19 crisis.
January 19, 2021
Top 5 Funding Calls - January 2021
As we enter a New Year, it is time to start thinking about your business goals for 2021 and how to achieve them. We have compiled our Top 5 Funding Calls for January to help you and your business to highlight and shortlist the possible funding opportunities for you this year. 
January 5, 2021
Inventya’s bid writing client, Meta Additive secures £1.2M Innovate UK Smart Grant
Inventya’s bid writing client, Meta Additive secures £1.2 Innovate UK Smart Grant
December 22, 2020
December's Top 5 Funding Calls
As we approach the final few weeks of 2020, we’re recommending our Top 5 Funding Calls for December. Whilst many of these have closing dates in January, we always recommend giving yourself plenty of time to apply.
December 1, 2020
5 suggestions about how to plan your 2021 Marketing Budget 
December 1, 2020