Funding

A selection of open and ongoing funding opportunities for small and medium sized enterprises.

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Open Calls

£30m
July 28, 2020
IETF deployment of energy efficiency technologies in industry
£55m
July 29, 2020
The Sustainable Innovation Fund: round 1 (temporary framework)
£5m
July 29, 2020
Catalysing Green Innovation: strand 1, advancing PEMD supply chain
£2m
July 29, 2020
UK Canada Quantum Technology Programme CR&D competition
£100,000+
July 29, 2020
Sustainable Innovation Fund: Round 1Sustainable Innovation Fund: Round 1
£10m
August 5, 2020
The Sustainable Innovation Fund: SBRI phase 1
£2m
August 5, 2020
Eureka: healthy ageing
£60k
August 5, 2020
Sustainable Innovation Fund: SBRI phase 1
£1b
August 5, 2020
Automotive Transformation Fund expression of interest: July 2020
£50k
September 1, 2020
Women in Innovation Awards
£5,000+
September 2, 2020
Young Innovators Awards 2020/21
€5m
September 4, 2020
Art and the Digital: Unleasing Creativity for Water Management
£1m
September 10, 2020
EUREKA GlobalStars Japan
September 16, 2020
Designing sustainable plastic solutions
£20m
September 16, 2020
Energy Catalyst round 8: clean energy access, feasibility projects
£20m
September 16, 2020
Energy Catalyst round 8: clean energy access - industrial research
£20m
September 16, 2020
Energy Catalyst round 8: clean energy - experimental development
September 26, 2020
RESponsible Island: Prize for a renewable geographic energy island
September 30, 2020
Preparatory Action on Media literacy for All
€2.5m
October 7, 2020
Horizon 2020: SME instrument Phase 2
October 7, 2020
EIC Accelerator Pilot (SME Instrument)
£250,000
October 7, 2020
Manufacturing made smarter: digital supply chain, feasibility studies
£30m
October 7, 2020
Biomedical Catalyst 2020: round 1, early and late stage awards
$60,000
October 18, 2020
Astellas Rx+® Healthcare Innovation Challenge
£2.5m
October 21, 2020
Agri-tech catalyst round 10: agriculture and food systems, early stage
£2.5m
October 21, 2020
Agri-tech catalyst round 10: agriculture and food systems, late stage
October 21, 2020
Agri-tech catalyst round 10: agriculture and food systems, mid stage
October 27, 2020
Horizon 2020: Fast Track to Innovation (FTI)
£30m
October 28, 2020
IETF industrial energy efficiency and decarbonisation studies
€1b
October 29, 2020
EU Innovation Fund: Large Scale Projects
£5m
November 5, 2020
2020 CEF Telecom Call - eHealth
December 17, 2020
EIC Horizon Prize for 'Innovative Batteries for eVehicles'
£8m
December 31, 2020
Longitude Prize
€5m
February 3, 2021
Horizon 2020: Fuel from the sun: Artificial Photosynthesis
February 3, 2021
EIC Horizon Prize for 'Fuel from the Sun: Artificial Photosynthesis'

Ongoing Opportunities

Action Against Corona - Get funded
£50m+
Arts Council Emergency Funding Package
Better Business Finance Finder
Big Issue Invest
£1.2m
British Business Bank: Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme
£25,000
British Business Bank: Start-Up Loans
£5,000
Buckinghamshire Business Growth Grants
Business Growth Loans - Enterprise Europe Network
£170,000
Coast to Capital Growth Grant - Croydon
CompeteFor: Compete for supply chain contract opportunities
£500,000
Creative Growth Finance
£10,000+
E-Cover: Fertilise the Future
Enterprise Europe Network - Find a partner abroad for your business
£12m
Enterprise Investment Scheme
£100m
Epic Games MegaGrants
Fair Finance Business Loans
Fredericks Foundation Loans
£1m
Funding Circle UK
£2,500
Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme UK
£1m
Greater London Investment Fund
£391.18m
Horizon 2020: Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials
€555.39m
Horizon 2020: Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine, maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy
Horizon 2020: Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology & Advanced Manufacturing and Processing
$2m+
IndieBio Coronavirus Initiative (IndieBio)
£261m
Industrial Decarbonisation
KTN: COVID-19 Response
Liberis Finance: Business Cash Advance UK
£25m
LifeArc: Seed Fund
£5,000
Mayor of London's Back to Business Fund
Media sub-programme grants UK
£2m
National Tooling Loan Fund
Prince's Trust Enterprise Funding
Prince's Trust: Support for starting a business
£100,000
SBRI: monitor and visualise domestic pollution to safeguard health
£150,000
Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme
£100,000
Shaping places for healthier lives
Societal Challenges: Smart, Green & Integrated Transport
Stadia Makers: Self-publishing platform for experienced, independent game developers
Sustainability Loan Fund
The Health Foundation
£4m+
The London Community Response Fund
UKRI open call for research & innovation ideas to address COVID-19
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