News - New funding opportunities for members

Welcome to our funding opportunities section. We aim to publish a regular update of funding opportunities in health innovation, which may be of interest to our members.

We endeavour to make this as relevant to you as possible so please let us know if there is anything we have missed that you feel should be included.

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Funding Opportunity

 Eligibility Criteria & Applications

Deadline

Innovate UK

Investment Accelerator Pilot - Innovate UK has allocated up to £6 million for grant funding for early stage projects led by UK companies. £3 million for infrastructure, and £3 million for health and life sciences.

See Website

Must register before midday on 28th June 2017, with a final submission date of midday on 5th July 2017

Innovation Connect

Innovation Connect helps innovators in the health service and industry to realise their ideas and embed them into clinical practice and potential opportunities in international markets

See Website

On-going

NHS Innovation Accelerator

The NIA is seeking local, national and international high impact innovations that address the following NHS priorities:
- Mental Health
- Urgent and Emergency Care
- Primary Care

See Website

Midday, 26th July 2017

NIHR

Programme Grants for Applied Research – Competition 24. Applications for stage 1 research proposals to develop individual programmes, multidiscipline – clinical, health economics, statistics, qualitative and behavioural sciences.

See Website

27th July 2017

The Health Foundation

Insight 2017

See Website

Both small and large scale awards.12pm noon, 25th July 2017

Innovate UK

Design Foundations 2017 Round 2: UK businesses can apply for a share of £1 million for early-stage, human centred design projects to create new products or service ideas

See Website

Must register before midday on 14th June 2017, with a submission deadline of midday 21st June 2017

Nesta

Longitude Prize –
Developing solutions to antimicrobial resistance

See Website

Every 4 months from 31 May 2016- 30 Sep 2019

Dunhill Medical Trust

The Dunhill Medical Trust offer numerous funding and research opportunities

Invests in innovation in the care of older people and research into the causes and treatments of disease, disability and frailty relating to aging. See Website

Numerous, on-going

Public Health at Cambridge

Numerous open funding calls

See Website

Numerous (several closing soon)

British Heart Foundation

New Horizons Grants

See Website

No deadline-submit application when ready

Oxford University Innovation

Health Innovation Challenge Fund

See Website

Numerous

Creative England

Creative England supports and invests in digital creative companies to finance business growth.

See Website

New funds launching in Spring 2017

King’s College London

King's Health Accelerator 2017 Call Open

See Website

Should apply as soon as possible (King’s staff Internal only)

Medical Research Council

The MRC is offering a number of funding opportunities

See Website

Numerous

National Institute for Health Research

Invention for Innovation

See Website

On-going

National Institute for Health Research

The NIHR is offering numerous current research funding opportunities

See Website

Numerous

National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA)

Impact Investment Fund

See Website

On-going

Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT)

Bright Ideas Fund

Teams within GSTT with ideas of commercial potential. See website

On-going

BIG Lottery Fund

Big Potential

Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprises Organisations. See website

On going

UCL Enterprise

Bright Ideas Awards

See Website

On going

Wellcome

Biomedical Resource and Technology Development Grants

See Website

Applications considered once a year preliminary deadline in January

16 June, 2017