Sustainable Innovation Fund: from alpacas to algorithms

A shout-out to some of the Innovate UK-funded Sustainable Innovation Fund’s incredibly innovative health projects.

Blog post 13 August 2021

Putting the SBRI into the Sustainable Innovation Fund

With the launch of phase two of Sustainable Innovation Fund (SIF) SBRI, I thought I’d provide some insight into SIF and specifically the SBRI side of things…

Blog post 2 August 2021

The Sustainable Innovation Fund: round 3 (temporary framework)

Funding opportunity Closed

UKRI and Defra open second round of research starter funding

In partnership with Defra, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) will be opening the latest competition from the Farming Innovation Programme (FIP) on 23 May. The competition will begin with an expression of interest stage for farmers, growers or foresters in England. They can apply for a share of the £1 million funding aimed at new […]

News 20 May 2022

£50 million data innovation hub to accelerate digital tech

New digital manufacturing hub at Ulster University to help UK manufacturers accelerate the development of digital technologies. UK manufacturers are to have their productivity and competitiveness boosted thanks to a new digital smart factory and testbed at Ulster University. This is backed by £20 million of funds from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)’s Made Smarter […]

News 18 May 2022

UK research partnership investment fund (UKRPIF): Net Zero funded project summaries (document)

Details of projects funded by UKPRIF: Net Zero, including project titles, funding amount, host institution, region and project summary.

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Manufacturing research hubs for a sustainable future: outline stage

Funding opportunity Open

Innovation loans: insider tips from a credit specialist!

Insights into the role of a credit specialist and how we support you with your application.

Blog post 25 April 2022

Plastic packaging innovations receive £30 million boost from UKRI

The Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging (SSPP) Challenge has today announced £30 million in funding for 18 groundbreaking collaborative projects. These projects support the achievement of the UK Plastics Pact and have the potential to alter the UK’s relationship with, and management of, plastic packaging. Largest government investment The SSPP Challenge represents the largest government investment […]

News 2 March 2022

Digital: the age of disruption powered by research and innovation

The age of disruption. New frontiers of industrial revolution powered by research, science and innovation.

Blog post 28 February 2022