Innovate UK Health & Life sciences

Fund Name: Health and Life Sciences Fund
Project Length: No longer than 12 months
Project Value: Share of 19M
Deadline: 28/03/2018

Innovate UK Health & Life sciences

The aim of this competition is to stimulate innovation in H&LS. Projects must align with at least one of the following Innovate UK priority areas:

  • increase yield, quality and sustainability in agriculture and food production
  • advanced therapies (cell and gene therapies), precision medicine, medicines discovery or preclinical technologies
  • advanced bioscience techniques and capabilities that have the potential to improve healthcare and/or agriculture and food production in the future

To be eligible for funding you must:

  • be a UK based business of any size or research and technology organisation (RTO)
  • carry out your project work and intend to exploit the results in the UK

To lead a project you must:

be a small or medium sized enterprise (SME) if you wish to work alone on a project of 12 months or less and with costs up to £100,000
work in collaboration, including at least one SME, if your project has costs over £100,000 and/or is longer than 12 months

If you think that you might be eligible, please contact us – we’re happy to discuss your eligibility over the phone or email.
Please call 01392 427860 or email

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