A Research and Innovation call for proposals has been launched under the European Regional Development Fund stream.

Grants are available to run a project promoting research and innovation in the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) area, specifically promoting business investment in research and innovation.

Eligible activities covered by the call include:

  • Developing links and synergies between enterprises, research and development centres and the Higher Education sector
  • Demand stimulation
  • Eco-innovation
  • Technology transfer
  • Open innovation through smart specialisation
  • Public service applications
  • Social innovation
  • Networking

Who can apply: Private and public organisations

Maximum grant: Discretionary. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding must applied for.

Deadline: 20 April 2018

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