Circular economy for SMEs – innovating with the NICER programme
Up to £100k
The aim of the Circular Economy for SMEs – innovating with NICER programme is to support feasibility studies, industrial research, and experimental development that addresses the challenges of transitioning to a circular economy. Your proposal must demonstrate how you will create a step-change in the adoption of circular economy approaches.
Your proposal must demonstrate how you will create a step-change in the adoption of circular economy approaches. The broad spectrum of circular economy approaches will be in scope, for example:
Projects are particularly encouraged that focus on retaining the maximum amount of value in a product or system.
Your project must align with at least one of the resource flows covered by the Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Centres:
Your project can focus on one or more of the following examples:
Your project must:
To lead a project or work alone your organisation must be a UK registered micro, small or medium-sized enterprise (SME) business. Academic institutions cannot lead or work alone.