We work with public innovation funding and private finance providers where investment can create a positive change.
We offer realistic, independent advice, and have a straight-talking approach. Our resources for businesses are designed to help plan and prepare for successful funding and finance, and include;
Innovate UK Investor Partnerships: SME round 5
Opens: 26/10/2023 Closes: 08/01/2024
UK registered businesses can apply for grant funding alongside private investment from selected investor partners.
DCMS Create Growth Programme competition 2: investor partnership
Opens: 26/10/2023 Closes: 10/01/2024
UK registered creative SMEs in 12 specific English regions can apply for grant funding alongside private investment from selected investor partners to support growth.
Innovate UK innovation loans future economy: round 12
Opens: 09/11/2023 Closes: 10/01/2024
UK registered businesses can apply for loans for innovative projects with strong commercial potential to significantly improve the UK economy.
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Knowledge Transfer Manager - Investor Communities - Diversity & Inclusion
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Knowledge Transfer Manager - Investor Communities – Future Economy
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Knowledge Transfer Manager - Investor Communities - Health & Agriculture
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New guides on global AI policies published
The Innovate UK BridgeAI programme, a pioneering initiative driving the future adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) has published two comprehensive documents detailing AI policies across the world. The guides summarise the United Kingdom’s AI governance model and the European Union’s approach to AI regulation. This release is timely, following the recent AI Safety Summit held in early November, providing crucial insights to help AI pioneers understand the current regulatory and policy landscape amidst the ongoing transformation of industries.
Innovate UK, Scottish Enterprise and Glasgow City region form new partnerships for Scottish innovation
In a landmark collaboration announced at the Can-Do Innovation Summit, Innovate UK and Scottish Enterprise unveiled a new commitment to support Scottish businesses by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), whilst launching the Regional Action Plan with Glasgow City Region.