Granted Consultancy Ltd

Specialists in securing grant funding

The team at Granted Consultancy share a common desire to make projects happen. We achieve this by identifying opportunities, understanding the barriers to success and helping our clients on the journey to realising their projects.

Emerging and enabling technologies

KEY DRIVER
Innovation projects that inspire new products and services. Projects must show significant innovation in one of four priority areas: emerging technologies; digital; enabling capabilities or space applications.

KEY INFO
Opens                          5th September 2017
Funding Body             Innovate UK
Funding Amount        Up to £1.4M grant
Deadline                      8th November 2017

The emerging and enabling technologies programme has 4 priority areas, which are:

  1. Emerging technologies.
  2. Digital.
  3. Enabling capabilities, including electronics, sensors and photonics (ESP), robotics and autonomous systems (RAS), creative economy and design.
  4. Space applications.

The aim of this competition is to help businesses to innovate in order to find sources of revenue from new products, processes or services.

To be considered, proposals must:

  • show significant innovation in one of our priority areas (described further in the ‘Specific competition themes’ section)
  • have outputs that can be applied in more than one industry, sector or market
  • improve business growth or productivity, or create export opportunities for at least one UK SME involved in the project

To be eligible for funding you must:

be a UK based business, academic or research and technology organisation (RTO)
carry out your project work in the UK
intend to exploit the results from the UK
All projects must involve an SME, and only an SME can lead projects below £100,000.

For technical feasibility studies and industrial research, you could receive:

  • up to 70% of your eligible project costs if you are a small business
  • up to 60% if you are a medium-sized business
  • up to 50% if you are a large business

For experimental development projects that are nearer to market, you could receive:

  • up to 45% of your eligible project costs if you are a small business
  • up to 35% if you are a medium-sized business
  • up to 25% if you are a large business

If you think that you might be eligible, please contact us  - we're happy to discuss your eligibility over the phone or email.
Please call 01392 427860 or email info@grantedltd.co.uk