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Innovate UK: Energy Catalyst Round 4

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The fourth round of the Energy Catalyst is now open. The aim of the Energy Catalyst is to speed up the best of UK innovation at all development stages. It helps businesses progress their innovations to commercial readiness.

Early-Stage Award

These are fairly modest projects – £50k to £200k for 12 months – and can be led by an SME or a University (working with businesses).

Mid-Stage Award

These will fund projects – up to £1.5M for 3 years – that take innovative ideas through to the technology development stage.

Late-Stage Award

Late-stage awards prove and assess the capability and performance of innovative technologies. Projects can be costed up to £10M for 3 years.

Registration closes for the mid-stage and late-stage awards on 8 June 2016. Registration closes for the early-stage award on 7 September 2016. All 3 competitions close on 14 September 2016. This is the deadline for full applications, which includes a Je-S submission for University partners.

For more information and to register, please click HERE.

For support or any queries, please contact Research Development.

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