Innovators can apply for an award to make their business idea a reality. The award will include a grant for £5,000, a living allowance and tailored business support.
This competition is open to sole applicants only.
To be eligible you must:
- identify with a community that is currently considered by Innovate UK as underrepresented in the innovation ecosystem
- be a UK resident, carry out all project work in the UK, and exploit the results from or in the UK
- be aged 18 and above on the date of competition close
- be able to commit on average 15 hours per week to working on your funded project
- not have received any Innovate UK award