Funding

  • £5M - Human Dimensions of Cyber Security

    £5M - Human Dimensions of Cyber Security

    EPSRC has up to £5 million available to support collaborative, international and problem-driven projects which address the human dimensions of cyber security.  Closes 08/06/16

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  • £15M Manufacturing and Materials Competition

    £15M Manufacturing and Materials Competition

    Innovate UK has announced the opening of its Manufacturing and materials competition, offering support for manufacturing and materials projects that could lead to increased productivity, competitiveness and growth, especially for SMEs.  Closes 13/07/16

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  • £4M Train Operator Challenge 2016 (TOC'16)

    £4M Train Operator Challenge 2016 (TOC'16)

    Safety and Standards Board yesterday announced the opening next month of its Train Operator Challenge 2016 - abbreviated to TOC'16, as its summer 2016 innovation competition, set to offer £4m to support between four to six projects with up to £1m per collaborative project.  Opens 19/05/16 closes 16/09/16

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  • £2M Competition for funding to support deployment of hydrogen FCEVs in public and private sector fleets

    £2M Competition for funding to support deployment of hydrogen FCEVs in public and private sector fleets

    The Department for Transport and Office for Low Emission Vehicles Plans have today announced a £2 million fund to encourage more businesses to switch to hydrogen-fuelled vehicles.   Closes 04/07/16

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  • ETI heavy duty vehicle marine waste heat recovery project

    ETI heavy duty vehicle marine waste heat recovery project

    Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) ‘request for proposals' to design, deliver and demonstrate a waste heat recovery system technology (WHR) suitable for shipping. 

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  • £9M Energy Catalyst Round 4

    £9M Energy Catalyst Round 4

    The fourth round of the Energy Catalyst is now open. The aim of the Energy Catalyst is to speed up the best of UK innovation at all development stages. It helps businesses progress their innovations to commercial readiness.  Closes 14/09/16

     

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  • £20 Rail Supply Growth Fund

    £20 Rail Supply Growth Fund

    The next 10 years will see the UK's rail industry transformed with large scale investment of £88 billion, providing significant commercial opportunities for both existing and new suppliers to the rail supply sector.
     

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  • £2M - Energy Game Changer Competition

    £2M - Energy Game Changer Competition

    Innovate UK is to invest up to £1.5 million in technical feasibility studies to encourage new entrants to the energy sector and stimulate the adoption of disruptive technologies.  Opens 28/03/16 closes 11/05/16

     

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  • £70M Agri-Tech Catalyst Competition

    £70M Agri-Tech Catalyst Competition

    Round 4 of the £70m Agri-Tech Catalyst funding scheme, designed to help businesses and researchers develop innovative solutions to global challenges in the agricultural technology (‘agri-tech') sector is now open.  Closes 24/06/16

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  • Hello Tomorrow Challenge - for diamonds on the rough

    Hello Tomorrow Challenge - for diamonds on the rough

    The 2016 Hello Tomorrow Challenge offers a €100K top prize in equity free funding for a global competition for early-stage startups and projects. It is also offering category prizes of €15K in 10 separate ‘tracks', including in Aeronautics, Air Quality, Data and Transportation & Mobility. The application deadline is 17 June 2016.

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  • Collaborate To Innovate Competition

    Collaborate To Innovate Competition

    Partnered by EPSRC and the Advanced Manufacturing Catapult, the competition invites entries from projects that address engineering challenges related to the following broad themes: Transportation; Information, Data, Connectivity; Health & Wellbeing; Energy, Efficiency & Sustainability; Safety & Security and The Built Environment.  Closes 03/06/16

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Always Open Funding Programmes

Competitions currently open

Thu 24 Mar 2016

Vehicle Dynamics Competition Briefing

14:00 until 17:30

RSSB has opened for expressions of interest a £4.5m competition to address the estimated £350m...

From Accelerating Innovation in Rail

Thu 19 May 2016

Train Operator Challenge 2016 (TOC’16) Briefing Event

All Day

Safety and Standards Board yesterday announced the opening next month of its Train Operator...

From Accelerating Innovation in Rail

Mon 23 May 2016

Hydrogen Fleet User Workshops and Ride and Drive

All Day

ITM Power (AIM: ITM), the energy storage and clean fuel company, is pleased to announce a series...

From Energy Efficiency

Mon 23 May 2016

Manufacturing and Materials Competition Networking Events 23 to 27 May

May 23 / 10:00 until May 27 / 16:30

Innovate UK has announced the opening of its Manufacturing and materials competition, offering...

From Transport

Thu 26 May 2016

Faster, Safer, Better Boarding and Alighting Briefing Day

09:00 until 17:00

RSSB (via Rail Research UK Association (RRUKA)) is making up to £500,000 available for...

From Accelerating Innovation in Rail

Thu 16 Jun 2016

Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (C-CAV) 2 Stakeholder Workshop

09:15 until 16:30

As previewed by Innovate UK in its 2016/2017 Delivery Plan, a second Connected and Autonomous...

From Intelligent Mobility

Tue 21 Jun 2016

Automotive Start Ups Competition

All Day

CW (Cambridge Wireless) would like to invite start-ups, SME’s, research companies and spin outs...

From Transport

Thu 23 Jun 2016

Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (C-CAV) 2 Stakeholder Workshop - Coventry

09:15 until 16:30

As previewed by Innovate UK in its 2016/2017 Delivery Plan, a second Connected and Autonomous...

From Intelligent Mobility

Tue 28 Jun 2016

Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (C-CAV) 2 Stakeholder Workshop - London

09:15 until 16:30

As previewed by Innovate UK in its 2016/2017 Delivery Plan, a second Connected and Autonomous...

From Intelligent Mobility

Thu 07 Jul 2016

Infrastructure Systems Competition Brokerage Event - Glasgow

09:30 until 15:30

The Knowledge Transfer Network, in partnership with Innovate UK, will be hosting a series of...

From Intelligent Mobility

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