Top 20 viewed innovation funding


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REGIONAL

Catapult Growth Fund

Venture capital funding to enable businesses in the Midlands area to expand. Through the scheme, the funding provider also seeks to add value to investee companies through the introduction of experienced and non-executive directors to the company board.

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Discretionary
Status:
Open
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NATIONAL

Regional Growth Fund (RGF) (England)

The Regional Growth Fund is the government's main financial instrument for investing in private sector and public/private projects that will stimulate sustainable growth and create additional employment.

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Discretionary
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Open
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Algae Biofuels Challenge

Financial assistance to conduct R&D into commercialising the use of algae-based biofuel as an alternative to oil in the UK.

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Discretionary
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Closed
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Darwin Initiative - Overseas Territories Challenge Fund

Funding opportunity for Overseas Territories, either on their own or in partnership with institutions from the metropolitan UK or other Overseas Territories (including Crown Dependencies), to carry out longer-term and more ambitious scoping projects for Darwin Initiative main projects.  It is designed both to assess the likely degree of success of a main project, and to carry out some pilot implementation work.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Closed
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N/A

EUROPEAN

FP7 - Cooperation - Transport (including aeronautics)

Transport (including aeronautics) is a Thematic Area of the Cooperation Programme under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). Support is available for developing integrated, safer, 'greener' and 'smarter' pan-European transport systems for the benefit of all citizens, society and climate policy, respecting the environment and natural resources; and securing and further developing the competitiveness attained by the European industries in the global market.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Open
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CIP - Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (EIP)

The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme is one of three programmes under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP) 2007-2013. The scheme supports enterprise (particularly SMEs), entrepreneurship and innovation, including eco-innovation and industrial competitiveness.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Closed
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N/A

FP7 - Cooperation - Environment including Climate Change

Environment (including climate change) is a Thematic Area of the Cooperation Programme under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). Financial assistance is available for sustainable management of the environment and its resources through the advancement of knowledge on the interaction between the climate, biosphere, ecosystems and human activities, and the development of new technologies, tools and services, in order to address global environmental issues in an integrated way.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Open
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ENRTP – Thematic Programme for Environment and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources Including Energy

Financial assistance is available for projects related to environmental issues and sustainable management of natural resources in developing countries.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Closed
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FP7 - Specific Programme - Ideas

The specific programme Ideas is implemented by the European Research Council independently of the rest of Framework Programme Seven (FP7) and supports investigator-driven research projects. Individual projects of scientific excellence proposed by creative scientists, engineers and scholars can be funded. Activities should be "frontier research" across disciplines, including engineering, social sciences and the humanities.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Open
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N/A

World Anti-Doping Agency Social Science Research Grant Program

Support for research in the social sciences to obtain information that will enable more efficient doping prevention strategies within the field of sports.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Closed
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N/A

FP7 - Cooperation - Socio-Economic Sciences and the Humanities

Socio-Economic Sciences and the Humanities is a thematic area of the Cooperation specific programme under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). Emphasis is given to the following areas for funding: growth, employment and competitiveness; combining economic, social and environmental objectives; major trends in society and their implications; Europe in the world; the citizen in the EU; socio-economic and scientific indicators; and foresight activities.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Closed
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FP7 - ENIAC Joint Undertaking

The ENIAC Joint Undertaking contributes to the implementation of the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) and the theme 'Information and Communication Technologies' of the Specific Programme 'Cooperation'. Financial assistance is available for nanoelectronics research projects with the aim of improving nanoelectronic technology and boosting the competitiveness of the European nanoelectronics industry.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Closed
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FP7 - Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Financial assistance is available to support research, development, demonstration and cooperation activities relating to fuel cell and hydrogen energy technologies.

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N/A
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Discretionary
Status:
Open
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