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|There’s still funding out there…|
With many competition deadlines fast approaching in April, read on to find out which funding competitions you still have time for.
Up to £700,000 available
Businesses can apply for a share of £9 million to deliver high-value, low-cost rail solutions or improve user experience through stations.
Specific competition themes:
1. High-value, low-cost railway innovations
2. Improving customer experience through stations
For more information on these themes, click here.
The focus of this competition is industrial research. To be in scope proposals must demonstrate how they meet specific industry challenges.
And…you could receive up to 70% of eligible project costs if you are an SME.
Emerging & enabling technologies round 2
Up to £1.4m available
Businesses can apply for a share of £15 million to develop technologies to stimulate future products, services and industries.
The aim of this competition is to inspire the products, processes and services of tomorrow: those with the potential to unlock billions of pounds of value to industry and disrupt existing markets.
This competition has 4 priority areas:
For more information on what Innovate UK is looking for in the areas above, click here.
Your project may focus on technical feasibility, industrial research or experimental development.
For technical feasibility studies and industrial research, you could receive up to 70% of your eligible project costs if you are an SME.
For experimental development projects that are nearer to market, you could receive up to 45% of your eligible project costs if you are an SME?.
Sheffield city region sees enhancement funding
The Enhancement Project - What is it?
The Enhancement Project is support for SMEs in the Sheffield City Region to engage a consultant to undertake a project which will help the growth of the business.
The scope of the consultancy support can be (for example):
The key features of the funding are:
A minimum of 3 quotes must be obtained and you are free to select the consultant of your choice after evaluating the quotes.
Upon satisfactory completion of the project and payment to the consultant, the 50% grant would be paid to you.
Dates for your diary
5th April 3 - 5.30pm Faraday Wharf, Innovation Birmingham Campus ?Barclays presents - Making sense of the high-growth funding zoo: picking the right investor for growth. For more information, please contact Mary Sullivan: email@example.com