The programme includes support for a Trustworthy Autonomous Systems Hub based at the University of Southampton. EPSRC is part of UK Research and Innovation, a new body which works in partnership with universities, research organisations, businesses, charities, and government to create the best possible environment for research and innovation to flourish. The Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) administer the Seafood Innovation Fund (SIF) which has the purpose to deliver longer-term, cutting-edge innovation across the seafood sector and supply chain. Contact the National Physical Laboratory for more information. This is a £15 million programme delivered by the Economic and Social Research Council and the charity The Health Foundation. The Strategic Innovation Fund will allocate repayable and non-repayable contributions to aerospace and automotive firms as well as to other high-growth sectors, such as clean technology, information and communications technology, and agri-food through a two-step application process. Funding type: Fellowship. This is a £14.1 million programme that supports business-led research and development to address the productivity gap by helping UK companies to solve measurement and analysis problems with existing products, processes and services. It focuses much more closely on creating the conditions for private investment in R&D, on creating an enabling environment by championing and assisting industry to innovate, on nurturing the sectors and technologies that will transform the UK, and on encouraging innovation in all businesses with the potential to grow and scale, right across the country. Launch and roll-out Sector Deals - partnerships between government and industry aiming to increase sector productivity. Through the Strategic Fund, we will make awards in the range of £1-3 million – increasing the scale, scope and influence of the research we fund. Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details. It is delivered by the Medical Research Council, the charity Versus Arthritis, the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and the Economic and Social Research Council. This £22 million programme aims to help the UK tackle air quality challenges from changing emissions and exposure patterns to protect human health and support clean growth. In 2018-19 the following awards were made: 9 Responsive Projects, each for up to £2,500; 1 Strategic Projects, for up to £10,000; Details of all the projects can be found in the 2018/19 list of funded projects. The Innovate UK plan is framed by 5 strategic goals: Total fund… SII also manages consortium investments across the HSBC Group. It is delivered by the Natural Environment Research Council and the Met Office, with Innovate UK, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, the Medical Research Council, the Science and Technology Facilities Council, National Physical Laboratory, in partnership with the government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Department for Health and Social Care, and Department for Transport, the Scottish Government and the Welsh Government. These include: Each of these programmes will run in a different way, and many will announce funding opportunities in the coming months. If you would like to be involved in its development let us know. It is also supporting a partnership of centres of excellence in modern slavery research. As the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK has succeeded in investing over £2.2 billion more than 11,000 projects over the last 12 years. Apply for funding for public engagement activity linked to Census 2021. This is a £10.5 million programme bringing together researchers, policymakers, business and land managers to develop an interdisciplinary decision-making framework that helps to make better decisions on land use in the UK. Innovate UK is supporting the government’s Industrial Strategy commitment to increase R&D spending to 2.4% of gross domestic product (GDP) through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund in further partnerships between businesses, researchers and government. Invest £300 million over the next three years in world-class talent including in priority areas aligned with the Industrial Strategy, such as artificial intelligence, to enhance our skilled workforce and attract private sector R&D investment. The project was broken down into four key themes and 22 challenge topics to be researched. This video is an animation of the UKRI logo splitting into the logos of the nine constitute councils. All content is available under the Open Government Licence v3.0, except where otherwise stated, National restrictions in England from 5 November, on the InnovateUK innovation funding finder, Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance and support, Transparency and freedom of information releases, research and develop a process, product or service, submit, track and manage your applications. UKRI convenes, catalyses and invests in close collaboration with others to build a thriving, inclusive research and innovation system. The first phase of our new website is live with a single funding finder for all UKRI and council funding opportunities. It supports research and innovation by outstanding individuals and helps them to establish themselves in universities, UK-registered businesses and other research and innovation environments. This £19.6 million programme has invested in 18 research and innovation projects into cleaner air through predictive understanding of future air quality challenges, a systems approach to analysis, new technologies, and innovative policy and practice that benefit vulnerable groups, improve public health and support clean growth. In 2017-18 the following awards were made: This is a £2.1 million programme that supports the development of new ways of carrying out cohort studies, which are used in health and social science to follow over time a group of people sharing a common characteristic. It is delivered by the Economic and Social Research Council, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and the Medical Research Council, with policy support from the Department for Health and Social Care and the Department for Work and Pensions. It is delivered by the Met Office and Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, with the Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK Atomic Energy Authority, the Natural Environment Research Council, and the Medical Research Council. Heriot-Watt University. It is led by the Science and Technology Facilities Council and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. You must be a UK-based researcher at doctoral level or higher. This £42.2 million programme supports the new Productivity Institute headquartered at the Alliance Manchester Business School at the University of Manchester and dedicated to understanding what is needed to solve the UK’s productivity challenges. It is delivered by the Natural Environment Research Council, with the Economic and Social Research Council, the government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and the Scottish Government. This is a £10 million programme supporting a policy and evidence centre at the Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law to provide insight and analysis that will help to counter modern slavery at home and abroad. This is a £18.7 million programme that supports climate risk and solutions research that ensures the UK is resilient to climate change and well positioned to exploit opportunities for adaptation and green growth. This is a £40 million programme to demonstrate how the application of quantum technologies will advance the understanding of fundamental physics questions. Sir Mark will be discussing the delivery plans at a UKRI evening event at the University of Leeds today, as well as profile UKRI’s first year of operation. You can change your cookie settings at any time. It is delivered by the Natural Environment Research Council, with the Arts and Humanities Research Council, the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, Innovate UK, the government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs. This is a £30 million programme to support the new Nucleic Acid Therapy Accelerator at the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus for the development of therapies and technologies targeting genetic mutations that could treat many diseases. A Framework for Strategic Innovation © InnovationPoint LLC www.innovation-point.com Page 3 Strategic Priorities Fund opportunities may also be offered by non-UKRI partners listed below or by the research centres and institutes set up with the funding. The Strategic Priorities Fund is an £830 million investment in multi- and interdisciplinary research across 34 themes. You can also apply if you are employed at an eligible public sector research establishment (PDF, 62KB). See Grants for Research and Innovation for AY 2020-21 (see Table 6). It is delivered by the Medical Research Council with support from the charity the British Heart Foundation. Innovate UK sets out plan to drive sustainable economic growth through business-led innovation. Applications to ESRC for the UK component must be submitted by a UK research organisation eligible for UKRI funding. The innovation box model and TRIZ were used to define the innovation context and develop a ranking system for point solutions within each challenge topic. Contact the European Bioinformatics Institute for more information. However, you can still find opportunities to work with successful projects, particularly where programmes have funded new research centres that are looking for collaborators or suitable research projects. It is delivered by the National Physical Laboratory, with Innovate UK, and supported by the Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy and other government departments. Funded projects include demonstrating new ways to monitor landslides and floods and a platform for sharing data and analysis on greenhouse gases. The Strategic Innovation Fund's objective is to spur innovation for a better Canada. On-shore supply chains and added value production, A structured review of academic and grey literature, Interviews with industry experts, academics and trade press. Launching a new International Research and Innovation Strategy in early 2018 in partnership with UK Research and Innovation and a £110m fund for International Collaborations to enhance the UK's excellence in research and innovation through global engagement. A new modern Industrial Strategy - investing in science, research and innovation, Industrial Strategy: building a Britain fit for the future [GOV.UK], Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund: joint research and innovation [GOV.UK], Industrial strategy: government and industry in partnership - BIS [GOV.UK], Using Industrial Strategy to help the UK economy and business compete and grow [GOV.UK], Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) [GOV.UK], ISCF workshop materials published as PM launches Industrial Strategy [Research Councils UK], Raising total research and development (R&D) investment to 2.4 per cent of. A company supported by Innovate UK is helping individuals loan money to budding entrepreneurs bringing renewable energy solutions to people in Africa and Asia. Dr Ian Campbell, Interim Executive Chair of Innovate UK, said: To achieve the Government’s Industrial Strategy commitment to increase R&D spending to 2.4% of GDP by 2027, our new strategy takes more of an investment-driven approach to innovation. The SPF allows us to accomplish our mission around the world by supporting our core functions, which include recruiting, training, sending and sustaining missionaries.