ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries: Demonstrators EoI Competition

Closing Date: 01/12/2021

UK registered SMEs can lead funding bids for research and development projects that demonstrate future technologies, capable of addressing the resource or energy efficiency challenges of the UK’s Foundation Industries.

This competition is administered by Innovate UK (IUK); the UK’s innovation agency. IUK works with people, companies and partner organisations to de-risk, enable and support innovation, and promote UK economic growth. IUK is part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) – a non-departmental public body, funded by a grant-in-aid from the UK government through the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The funding for the competition is from the Transforming Foundation Industries Challenge as part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

This is stage 1 of a 2 stage competition:

  • ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries: Demonstrators Expression of interest (EoI) (this stage).
  • ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries: Demonstrators – Full stage: This will be by invitation only to applicants who are successful in the EoI stage.

The aim of this competition is to improve the competitiveness of the Foundation Industry sector (cement, paper, glass, ceramics, metals and bulk chemicals) by helping it to become more environmentally sustainable.

Funding body UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)
Maximum value £15,000
Reference ID S22796
Category Engineering and Physical Sciences
Natural Environment

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