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NIHR i4i
SBRI HEALTHCARE
INNOVATE UK

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

There are a broad range of public innovation grants and funds to support innovative organisations in the health sector – here we guide you across some of the key ones .

NIHR i4i

NIHR i4i Connect for SMEs
Application dates : 16 August 2017 to 13 September 2017
i4i Connect , is an NIHR Invention for Innovation ( i4i ) funding stream aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises ( SMEs ) in need of a funding boost to reach the next stage in the development pathway . http :// bit . ly / 2wuhQUz
i4i Product Development Awards ( PDA )
These awards comprise both early and late stages of R & D including the clinical development of laboratory-validated technologies or interventions . http :// bit . ly / 2uG5GlY
i4i Challenge awards
Challenge Awards are commissioned on an ad hoc basis in areas of existing or emerging healthcare need . The expected output is a disruptive technology with the potential to offer improved outcomes for NHS patients . http :// bit . ly / 2uG5GlY

SBRI HEALTHCARE

The SBRI programme is based on taking a two-phased development approach . Phase 1 contracts for feasibility testing are valued at up to £ 100,000 and last for six months . Phase 2 contracts for prototype development are worth up to £ 1 million over two years .
Deadline for applications : noon , 6th September 2017 however calls are regularly updated . http :// bit . ly / 2tmhkqG

INNOVATE UK

Medicines manufacturing round 1 : challenge fund
To stimulate the development and implementation of innovative methods / technologies to improve the manufacture of novel medicines for human use .
Closes on 1st November 2017 - http :// bit . ly / 2vlPhnr
Digital health technology catalyst 2017 round 1
Up to £ 8 million in projects that develop new digital technology solutions to healthcare challenges . Feasibility projects must range in size from total project costs of £ 50,000 to £ 75,000 and you must complete your project within one year .
Industrial research and experimental development projects must range in size from total project costs of £ 500,000 to £ 1 million and you must complete your project within 3 years .
Closes 11th October - http :// bit . ly / 2w2ztGF
Biomedical catalyst 2017 round 3 : feasibility studies
Micro , small or medium-size UK companies can apply for a share of £ 2 million to work alone or with others on solving healthcare challenges - funds projects up to £ 200K and less than 12months .
Closes 11th October - http :// bit . ly / 2wgPFIM
Biomedical catalyst 2017 round 3 : early stage
Micro , small or medium-size UK companies can apply for a share of £ 2 million to work alone or with others on solving healthcare challenges - funds projects between £ 150K and £ 4m .
Closes 11th October - http :// bit . ly / 2iphMPJ
Eureka Eurostars 2 Call 8
EUREKA Eurostars is aimed at innovative small to medium enterprises ( SMEs ) wanting to take part in collaborative research with partners across Europe and associated countries . Innovate UK manages UK application .
Closes 7th Sept - http :// bit . ly / 2vo26gY
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FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES There are a broad range of public innovation grants and funds to support innovative organisations in the health sector – here we guide you across some of the key ones. NIHR i4i INNOVATE UK NIHR i4i Connect for SMEs Medicines manufacturing round 1: challenge fund Application dates: 16 August 2017 to 13 September 2017 To stimulate the development and implementation of innovative methods/technologies to improve the manufacture of novel medicines for human use. i4i Connect, is an NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) funding stream aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in need of a funding boost to reach the next stage in the development pathway. http://bit.ly/2wuhQUz i4i Product Development Awards (PDA) These awards comprise both early and late stages of R&D including the clinical development of laboratory-validated technologies or interventions. http://bit.ly/2uG5GlY i4i Challenge awards Challenge Awards are commissioned on an ad hoc basis in areas of existing or emerging healthcare need. The expected output is a disruptive technology with the potential to offer improved outcomes for NHS patients. http://bit.ly/2uG5GlY Closes on 1st November 2017 - http://bit.ly/2vlPhnr D хѠѕ䁍хЀ܁ɽչ)UѼ ɽ́ѡЁٕ܁х)ѕͽѥ́Ѽѡɔ̸)ͥɽ́ЁɅͥ锁ɽѽх)ɽЁ́ Ѽ ԰ԁ)єȁɽЁݥѡ啅ȸ)%ɥɕ͕ɍɥхٕ)ɽ́ЁɅͥ锁ɽѽхɽЁ) Ѽ āԁЁє)ȁɽЁݥѡ́啅̸) ͕̀Ѡ=ѽȀ輽й) хЀ܁ɽչ)ͥՑ)5ɼ͵ȁմͥ锁U,́)䁙ȁ͡ɔ ȁѼݽɬȁݥѠ)ѡ́ͽ٥ѡɔ̀չ)ɽ́Ѽ ,́ѡɵѡ̸) ͕̀Ѡ=ѽȀ輽йݝA%4) хЀ܁ɽչ聕ɱх)M I$)!1Q! I)QM I$ɽɅ͕́х)ݼ͕ٕЁɽ)A͔āɅ́ȁͥѕѥɔ)مՕЁѼ Ёȁͥ)ѡ̸A͔ȁɅ́ȁɽѽ)ٕЁɔݽѠѼ āٕ)ݼ啅̸)ȁѥ聹(ѠMѕȀ܁ݕٕȁ́ɔ)ɕձɱѕ輽йѵ)5ɼ͵ȁմͥ锁U,́)䁙ȁ͡ɔ ȁѼݽɬȁݥѠ)ѡ́ͽ٥ѡɔ̀չ)ɽ́ݕ , Ѵ) ͕̀Ѡ=ѽȀ輽йɥ5A()ɕɽх̀ȁ )UI-ɽх́́Ёمѥٔ͵Ѽ)մѕɥ͕̀M5̤݅ѥѼхЁ)Ʌѥٔɕ͕ɍݥѠѹ́ɽ́ɽ)ͽѕչɥ̸%مєU,́U,)ѥ) ͕̀ѠMЀ輽йټٝd(