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Current Funding Opportunities

SBRI: Improve firefighters’ operations and safety with digital technology

Competition summary: Organisations can apply for a share of £1.25 million (including VAT) for an instantly deployable solution for real time tracking of firefighters at incidents. The aim of the competition is to instantly track firefighters inside a building in hostile and hazardous conditions. This will improve operational situation awareness and safety.
Competition opens: 15 October 2018
Registration closes: 21 November 2018 at 12 midday
Competition closes: 28 November 2018 at 12 midday
Competition host: A Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition with funding provided by the GovTech Catalyst.
More information website: https://apply-for-innovation-funding.service.gov.uk/competition/253/overview