Innovate UK

Innovate UK is the UK’s national innovation agency. We support business-led innovation in all sectors, technologies and UK regions. We help businesses grow through the development and commercialisation of new products, processes, and services, supported by an outstanding innovation ecosystem that is agile, inclusive, and easy to navigate.




Funding opportunities

UK-Germany bilateral: collaborative research and development

UK registered organisations can apply for a share of up to £4 million for collaborative research projects resulting in innovative solutions.

You must collaborate with at least 1 German small or medium-sized enterprise (SME) applying under the equivalent German Central Innovation Programme for SMEs (ZIM).

Innovative technologies for intracellular drug delivery

UK registered organisations can apply for a share of up to £5 million.

This is to support innovation in intracellular drug delivery formulations.


Innovate UK
Polaris House,
North Star Avenue,

This is the integrated website of the 7 research councils, Research England and Innovate UK.
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