Funding competition: emerging & enabling technologies round 2 (Free)

What is the grant available for?

Innovate UK has up to £15 million to invest in innovative research and development projects in an open competition targeted at a whole range of technology, engineering and industrial areas.

Proposals can be drawn from any area including the 4 key sectors of manufacturing and materials; emerging and enabling technologies; health and life sciences; and infrastructure systems.

The competition opened on the 6 March 2017 and the deadline for registration is at noon on 10 May 2017

Percentage of Project Cost

We expect projects to range in size from total costs of £35,000 up to £2 million and to last between 6 and 36 months

Eligibility Criteria

Must be a registered business to apply.

Grant amounts available

You may be eligible to receive different rates of funding depending upon the type and size of your organisation and the activity that you are doing in the project. Within your application form you should select the primary type of research that you will be doing within the project and calculate the amount of grant you wish to claim

Who provides the grant?

Innovate UK

How to Apply

To find out more please visit:

Contact Information:

Graham M Mobbs

Innovate UK
North Star House
North Star Avenue, Swindon

Telephone numbers:
+44 (0)7824 599585