Fund Name: Audience of the future: design foundations
Project Length: 2- 6 Months
Project Value: Share of £1M
Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £1 million to fund early-stage, human-centered design projects through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF).
Fund Name: Blockchains for Social Good
Project Length: Varies
Project Value: Share of €5M
The objective of the Blockchains for Social Good fund is to develop scalable, efficient and high-impact decentralized solutions to social innovation challenges leveraging Distributed Ledger Technology (DLTs), such as the one used in blockchains.
Fund Name: Strength in places
Project Length: Projects start in June 2019 and end by April 2024
Project Value: Share of £50M
Consortia of UK businesses and publicly funded research organisations can apply for up to £50 million per application.
Fund Name: Smart local energy systems: concepts and designs
Project Length: Up to 6 months
Project Value: Share of £1.5M
Smart local energy systems: concepts and designs. UK Research and Innovation will invest up to £1.5 million to fund revolutionary concept and design studies for new, smarter approaches to local energy. These approaches must aim to provide cleaner, cheaper energy services for UK consumers in the 2020s.
Fund Name: Audience of the future
Project Length: Projects must start by November 1st 2018 and end by December 31st 2020
Project Value: Share of 16M
Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £16 million in 4 large scale creative industries demonstrator projects through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF). This is part of the Audience of the Future (AotF) programme.
Fund Name: Smart local energy systems - demonstrators
Project Length: Up to 36 months
Project Value: Share of £40M
Smart local energy systems – demonstrators. UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £40 million from the Prospering from the Energy Revolution Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. This competition aims to invest in up to 3 world-leading practical smart energy systems demonstrators.
Fund Name: Advancing the UK’s low carbon automotive capability
Project Length: The project can last between 18 and 42 months
Project Value: Share of £30M
APC 10 is seeking proposals for UK based R&D projects that significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions and improve air quality. The projects must focus on technologies directly linked with the long-term development of zero-emission capability, such as motors, batteries, power electronics, hybridisation and alternative propulsion system.
Fund Name: Countryside Productivity Scheme
Project Length: Varies
Project Value: Various- up to £1M
The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Countryside Productivity Scheme provides funding for projects in England which improve productivity in the farming and forestry sectors and help create jobs and growth in the rural economy.
Fund Name: Clean Sky
Project Length: Dependent on topic chosen
Project Value: Share of €70.6
H2020 Clean Sky is the largest European research programme developing innovative, cutting-edge technology aimed at reducing CO2, gas emissions and noise levels produced by aircraft.