Innovate UK is to invest up to £3 million in feasibility studies to stimulate innovation across four technology areas. The aim of this competition is to ensure that small and micro businesses in the UK are well positioned to respond to market opportunities across a range of technologies and economic sectors.
Funding is available across four technology areas:
Scope within Biosciences
Characterisation and discovery tools
Commercial application of sequencing technologies focusing on genomics
Integration and exploitation of phenotyping technologies
Integration of ‘'omics' technologies, such as integrating metabolomic, proteomic, genomic and phenomic data collection and interpretation capabilities
Biological imaging systems, biosensors, probes/markers, diagnostic platforms
Production and processing
Novel manufacturing processes for biological products and novel biological production systems
Formulation and delivery approaches for biological products, including biopharmaceuticals and functional foods
Competition Briefing Event, 20th May, London
A briefing event will be held on 20th May in London, and can also be joined by webinar. This event is an excellent opportunity for you to receive first hand information about the competition - its scope, application process, key dates etc as well as network with peers, potential partners, market leaders & innovators in the industry
Register here for the briefing event or the webinar.
Deadlines and Further Information
For queries about this competition, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. KTN's team are also happy to help you find project partners and mentor your applications.