EUREKA collaborative R&D: AI and quantum technologies

Fund Name: EUREKA collaborative R&D: AI and quantum technologies
Project Length: Up to 3 years
Project Value: Up to £1m
Deadline: 01/07/2019


Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, is investing up to £1 million to fund collaborative research and development (CR&D) projects focused on industrial research.

They will fund projects in artificial intelligence (AI), quantum technology and quantum sensing.

Fund details

Your project must aim to develop:

  • innovative products
  • technology-based applications
  • and/or technology-based services with high market potential in the participating countries and/or throughout Europe

Your project must include at least one partner from one of the participating countries of the EUREKA Network in AI and Quantum. These countries are:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Israel
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • South Korea
  • Turkey

Total eligible project costs per project are a maximum of EUR 400,000. This includes costs from all partners from the UK and all other countries.

Your project can last up to 3 years and is expected to start between January 2020 and June 2020. The start date is dependent on the national funding procedures of the countries involved in the selected projects.


To lead a project as a UK based organisation you must:

  • be a business, of any size
  • collaborate with at least one business from the EUREKA Network in AI and Quantum participating countries, which must be a separate non-linked legal entity to the UK partners
  • follow the full process correctly

The organisations from EUREKA Network in AI and Quantum countries must meet the funding and eligibility conditions of their respective countries. These will be provided in the call for proposals document on the EUREKA web page which will be published when this competition opens.

You can also collaborate with other UK based businesses of any size and UK based research organisations.

Research organisations cannot lead or work alone. They must be able to show how they will exploit the results of the project to grow the wider sector in the UK.

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