Enabling the public sector to save money, innovate and make more effective policy decisions by using space technology and data

Current Funding Opportunities

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.

Competition opens: 22nd July 2019

Competition closes: 9th October 2019

 

Seraphim Space Camp Mission 3

Seraphim Space Camp is a programme dedicated to the rapidly growing SpaceTech start-up sector

Competition opens: rolling applications

 

EUREKA collaborative R&D: photonics for advanced manufacturing

UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £2 million to develop photonic technologies in partnership with organisations from EUREKA countries.

Competition opens: 25th March 2019

Competition closes: 25th July 2019

 

Detailed designs of smart, local energy systems

UK organisations can apply for a share of up to £30 million to develop clean, cheap local energy systems that create prosperous, resilient UK communities. This funding is from the ISCF’s Prospering from the Energy Revolution challenge.

Competition opens: 7th May 2019

Competition closes: 7th August 2019

 

July expression of interest: ATI Programme

The Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) Programme, formally UK Aerospace Research and Technology Programme, provides funding to industrial research and capital projects to encourage innovation in UK civil aerospace.

Competition opens: 1st July 2019

Competition closes: 24th July 2019

 

Energy catalyst round 7: early stage

Organisations can apply for a share of up to £22 million across 3 strands to help provide clean, affordable and secure energy in sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia or both.

Competition opens: 17th June 2019

Competition closes:18th September 2019

 

Energy catalyst round 7: mid stage

Organisations can apply for a share of up to £22 million across 3 strands to help provide clean, affordable and secure energy in sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia or both.

Competition opens: 17th June 2019

Competition closes: 18th September 2019

 

Energy Catalyst round 7: late stage

Organisations can apply for a share of up to £22 million across 3 strands to help provide clean, affordable and secure energy in sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia or both.

Competition opens: 17th June 2019

Competition closes: 18th September 2019

 

EUREKA: Singapore open competition

UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £1 million to develop innovative proposals with Singapore and other EUREKA countries.

Competition opens: 17th June 2019

Competition closes: 26th September 2019

 

UK Research and Innovation strength in places fund: wave 2 EoI

Consortia of UK businesses and research organisations can apply for ‘seed corn’ funding of up to £50,000 to develop full applications for wave 2 of the UKRI Strength in Places Fund.

Competition opens: 3rd June 2019

Competition closes: 9th October 2019

 

UK and USA: innovation in global composites markets

UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £1.7 million to develop innovative technologies for global composites markets with US partners.

Competition opens: 29th May 2019

Competition closes: 21st August 2019

 

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.

Competition opens: 1st July 2019

Competition closes: 4th September 2019

 

SBRI funding competitions - SBRI supports a range of competitions with public sector organisations and departments. Find out more about SBRI: the Small Business Research Initiative here.

 

Accelerating the building of housing using geospatial intelligence: SBRI competition

Organisations can apply for a share of £250,000, including VAT, to investigate how technology can be used to monitor developments of all sizes and types.

Competition opens: 15th July 2019

Competition closes: 21st August 2019

 

Artificial intelligence-supported early fracture diagnosis: SBRI competition

Organisations can apply for a share of £240,000, including VAT, to develop an innovative AI solution for radiological diagnosis of fractures of upper and/or lower limbs.

Competiton opens: 20th May 2019

Competition closes: 31st July 2019

 

Using data and digital technology to deliver better adult social care: SBRI competition

Organisations can apply for a share of £1.25 million, including VAT, to develop data and digital technology to deliver better adult social care.

Competition opens: 10th June 2019

Competition closes: 24th July 2019