Earlier this week a colleague forwarded me an email from Innovate UK advising him of RDI funding competitions currently open. To be honest I have not…
I have received an email from Innovate UK informing me of their competitions currently open for applications. As I know from presentations, the far South West is under represented in term.
I pick out a few below but suggest innovative companies check out current open & upcoming funding opportunities here.
|Title||Overview and link to further information|
|Innovation Loans for SMEs||Following the success of the Innovation Loans pilot programme throughout 2018, the programme is being extended to the end of 2020 with an additional £25 million available for business innovation projects in 2 further competitions – click here for more details and to make an application.|
|Innovate UK Smart Grants: July 2019
|Opportunity to apply for a share of up to £25 million to deliver ambitious or disruptive R&D innovations that can make a significant impact on the UK economy – click here for more details and to make an application
|Improve productivity with better analysis
|Businesses can apply for £4 million to work with experts and cutting-edge facilities on measurement and analysis affecting products and services – click here for more details and to make an application|
|Driving the electric revolution: apply for funding
|Businesses can apply for a share of £19 million to develop supply chain processes that will help deliver electrification in 7 sectors – click here for more details and to make an application
|Key technology components for local energy systems
|Organisations can apply for a share of up to £3 million to develop technology components that help improve the efficiency of local energy systems – click here for more details and to make an application
|Enabling data access in accountancy, insurance and legal services: Innovation Lab
|Individuals can apply to join a workshop developing project proposals to enable increased access to data within the accountancy, insurance and legal sectors – click here for more details and to make an application
Interaction with R&D Tax Credits
As always with grants for innovation funding, I would suggest you speak to one of our Innovation and Technology Tax Specialists to look at the interaction between the funding and R&D Tax Credits.