• £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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  • £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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  • 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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Thu 10 Dec 2015

5G Applications and Services Briefing

10:00 until 13:30

Innovate UK is to invest up to £1 million in collaborative R&D projects to stimulate innovative...

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Sat 16 Jan 2016

China-UK Newton Fund Research & Innovation Bridges Competition

Jan 16 / 09:00 until Jan 24 / 17:00

Call for Participants for Partnership Brokering Visit to China Deadline for applications: GMT...

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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...

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Wed 06 Apr 2016

Energy Game Changer - Competition Briefing

09:30 until 15:00

Innovate UK is to invest up to £1.5 million in technical feasibility studies to encourage new...

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