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

Current Funding Opportunities

 

Seraphim Space Camp Mission 3

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

Competition opens: rolling applications

 

Agri-tech Catalyst round 8: agriculture and food systems innovation

UK businesses and research organisations can apply for a share of up to £3 million from DFID for projects with partners in eligible African countries.

Competition opens: 1st April 2019

Competition closes: 29th May 2019

 

May expression of interest: UK Aerospace Research and Technology

The UK Aerospace Research and Technology Programme provides grant funding to industrial research and capital projects to encourage innovation in UK civil aerospace.

Competition opens: 3rd May 2019

Competition closes: 22nd May 2019

 

SME support to evaluate innovative medical technologies: Round 4

SMEs can apply for a share of £1.5 million to support the evaluation of innovative medical devices, diagnostics and regulated digital health products.

Competition opens: 23rd April 2019

Competition closes: 3rd July 2019

 

CELTIC - NEXT spring 2019: innovative 5G infrastructure and applications

UK organisations can apply for a share of up to £1 million for 5G collaborative R&D projects in the EUREKA CELTIC programme.

Competition opens: 2nd April 2019

Competition closes: 29th May 2019

 

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

 

June expression of interest: ATI Programme

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

Competition opens: 3rd June 2019

Competition closes: 19th June 2019

 

Immersive Technology Investment Accelerator: phase 2, SME projects

UK businesses doing R&D in immersive technology can apply for a share of up to £2 million grant funding alongside private equity investment. The grant funding is from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

Competition opens: 20th May 2019

Competition closes: 3rd July 2019

 

APC 13: advancing the UK's low carbon automotive capability

£25 million of collaborative (match) funding is available for UK-developed late stage R&D, to support growth in advanced low carbon propulsion capability in the automotive sector.

Competition opens: 13th May 2019

Competition closes: 10th 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

 

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.

 

SBRI: Improving housing management to enhance health outcomes

Organisations can apply for a share of £1.25 million, including VAT, to develop a solution to improve the management of housing stock, which leads to improved health outcomes.

Competition opens: 1st April 2019

Competition closes: 15th May 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

 

Targeting information to protected land managers and developers: SBRI competition

Organisations can apply for a share of £250,000, including VAT, to deliver targeted, customisable information to land managers or developers about protected areas.

Competition opens: 13th May 2019

Competition closes: 26th June 2019