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R&D Grant Funding Calls
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DASA, NIHR and Horizon 2020 calls and more.
The calls listed below are not exhaustive. So, tell us about your technology, as we can often find the perfect competition for your business
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Manufacturing & Materials
Health & Life Sciences
UKRI open call for research and innovation ideas to address COVID-19
Programme:
UKRI
Opens:
Closes:
Proposals are invited for short term projects addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic and environmental impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak
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Automotive & Transport
Automotive Transformation Fund: moving the UK automotive sector to zero emissions
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
13/7/2020
Closes:
19/8/2020
This competition will support the industrialisation at scale of a high-value electrified automotive supply chain in the UK.
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General & Misc
Young Innovators Awards
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
15/6/2020
Closes:
2/9/2020
Young people can apply for an award to make their business idea a reality. The Award includes a £5,000 grant, tailored business support and a living allowance.
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General & Misc
Covid
The Sustainable Innovation Fund: round 2 (de minimis)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
28/7/2020
Closes:
2/9/2020
The aim of this competition is to help all sectors of the UK rebuild after the effects of COVID-19.
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General & Misc
EUREKA GlobalStars Japan
Programme:
Eureka Japan
Opens:
8/6/2020
Closes:
10/9/2020
The aim of this competition is to support innovative proposals developed between the UK, Japan and other EUREKA participating members.
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General & Misc
Designing sustainable plastic solutions
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
3/6/2020
Closes:
15/9/2020
This competition aims to stimulate innovation in design to reduce persistent plastic waste from landfill or entering the environment.
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Digital, AI & Machine Learning
Health & Life Sciences
Using digital technology to support psychological therapies (SBRI)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
20/7/2020
Closes:
16/9/2020
The aim is to increase availability of psychological care at Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital for children and young people with significant gastrointestinal symptoms but no underlying medical disease.
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Energy
Energy Catalyst - Feasibility (Early Stage)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
16/6/2020
Closes:
16/9/2020
Projects must aim to speed up access to affordable, clean energy services for poor households, enterprises and social institutions in sub-Saharan-Africa, South Asia, or South East Asia.
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Energy
Energy Catalyst - Industrial Research (Mid Stage)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
16/6/2020
Closes:
16/9/2020
Projects must aim to speed up access to affordable, clean energy services for poor households, enterprises and social institutions in sub-Saharan-Africa, South Asia, or South East Asia.
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Energy
Energy Catalyst - Experimental Development (Late Stage)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
16/6/2020
Closes:
16/9/2020
Projects must aim to speed up access to affordable, clean energy services for poor households, enterprises and social institutions in sub-Saharan-Africa, South Asia, or South East Asia.
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Health & Life Sciences
Deliver safer and better care for people in Scotland with Diabetes (Phase 1)
Programme:
SBRI
Opens:
10/8/2020
Closes:
23/9/2020
Seeking innovative projects to address foot problems, hospital care after admission and bone care for diabetes patients in Scotland.
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Health & Life Sciences
Biomedical Catalyst
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
27/7/2020
Closes:
7/10/2020
Grant funding for the development of innovative healthcare products, technologies and processes.
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Manufacturing & Materials
Manufacturing made smarter: Digital supply chain (feasibility studies)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
6/7/2020
Closes:
7/10/2020
Seeking projects to help UK manufacturing supply chains to develop digital technologies to become more efficient, productive, flexible, resilient.
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Manufacturing & Materials
Manufacturing made smarter: Digital supply chain (industrial research)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
6/7/2020
Closes:
7/10/2020
Seeking projects to help UK manufacturing supply chains to develop digital technologies to become more efficient, productive, flexible, resilient.
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General & Misc
Agri-tech Catalyst (early stage)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
20/7/2020
Closes:
21/10/2020
The aim of this competition is to increase the pace of innovation in the development of agricultural and food systems in Africa.
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General & Misc
Agri-tech Catalyst (mid stage)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
20/7/2020
Closes:
21/10/2020
The aim of this competition is to increase the pace of innovation in the development of agricultural and food systems in Africa.
General & Misc
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Agri-tech Catalyst (late stage)
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
20/7/2020
Closes:
21/10/2020
The aim of this competition is to increase the pace of innovation in the development of agricultural and food systems in Africa.
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Energy
Deployment of energy efficiency technologies in industry
Programme:
BEIS
Opens:
20/7/2020
Closes:
28/10/2020
Provision of grants to improve the energy efficiency of industrial processes.
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Energy
Industrial energy efficiency and decarbonisation studies
Programme:
BEIS
Opens:
20/7/2020
Closes:
28/10/2020
Funding to help industrial companies to reduce the costs and risks of either industrial energy efficiency or decarbonisation technologies.
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Energy
Manufacturing & Materials
ISCF Transforming foundation industries: Building a resilient recovery
Programme:
Innovate UK
Opens:
3/8/2020
Closes:
4/11/2020
Projects must focus on resource or energy efficiency in the foundation industries.
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General & Misc
Sort and segregate nuclear waste (Phase 1)
Programme:
SBRI
Opens:
17/8/2020
Closes:
11/11/2020
Funding to develop an autonomous and integrated toolkit to sort and segregate radioactive waste generated by nuclear decommissioning activities
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General & Misc
ESA Space Solutions - Business Applications - Call for Proposals
Programme:
ESA Space Solutions
Opens:
1/1/2020
Closes:
31/12/2020
The goal of this activity is for the business to develop a new commercial service that utilises one or more space asset(s) (e.g., Satellite Navigation, Satellite Telecommunication, Earth Observation, Space Weather, Space Technologies).
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