R&D Grant Funding through Innovate UK - what's available and how to apply

If you’re a technology or innovation based small or mid-sized business planning to develop new products, processes or technology services, this briefing will help you learn more about what grants are available, are they right for you & how to apply for a grant. Understand what Innovate UK is looking for in grant applications.

Save time by hearing from someone who knows the ropes and helps organisations like yours apply for a share of £millions of financial support that’s available from Innovate UK for the development of world-class technologies. 

Sarah Werts and Carol McAnally from the University of Reading will help you navigate your way through the innovation funding ecosystem. In this briefing they will share their knowledge of the Innovate UK grant funding landscape, including Smart Grants, loans, Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, Catapults & Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, and offer hints and tips on how to write a good application to increase your chances of securing such funding for your own business. They will also describe some of the ways you can work with the University to help your business thrive.

More about Dr Sarah Werts and Dr Carol McAnally

Sarah and Carol are Business Relationship Managers at the University of Reading’s Knowledge Transfer Centre, and they facilitate and manage collaborative relationships between businesses and academic partners. They have worked with many businesses to understand, apply for & successfully deliver R&D projects that have received grant funding to maximise the investment a business makes.