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DASA Improving Crowd Resilience Competition

Funding is available for innovative or novel ideas to reduce the threat from the terrorist or malicious use of explosives and weapons in busy public spaces by using the crowd as a sensor. Fund Information Funding body: Defence and Security …
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Information Commissioner’s Office Grants Programme

Grants are available to support academic institutions, civil society groups, trade and industry associations and organisations to independently research privacy and data protection issues and develop privacy enhancing solutions. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is administering funding to a maximum …
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Royal Academy of Engineering Fellowships

Enterprise Fellowships support the founders and leaders of tomorrow’s high-tech companies. The awards provide money-can’t-buy bespoke support and one-to-one mentoring from the Academy’s Fellowship, which is composed of some of the country’s most successful engineers from across academia and industry. …
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UK Space Agency Aurora Knowledge Transfer Scheme

Small and medium grants are available for UK-based organisations to fund technology transfer from space to non-space disciplines or commercial applications which will benefit the UK economy. The UK Space Agency is inviting proposals from UK based organisations, including academic …
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Innovate UK – Emerging & Enabling Technologies

Innovate UK has released a new call under the Emerging and Enabling Technologies programme.  The aim is to help UK businesses to broaden their innovation activities, disrupt existing markets and find new revenue sources.  Proposals should support the competitiveness of SMEs, …
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Innovate UK evaluation of drones for defence

The Ministry of Defence, via Innovate UK’s Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) is providing funding to find technology solutions which show and evaluate the benefits of using drones for defence. The competition is open to industry, particularly SMEs, working with research partners …
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EPSRC call: Global development challenges

The EPSRC has issued a call focused on using engineering and digital technologies to tackle the challenges faced by the developing world.  Proposals should fall under one of the following headings, or span both headings: 1) Tackling global development challenges …
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Autonomy in Hazardous Scene Assessment

The Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) is seeking project proposals to develop autonomous systems to assess environments and scenes which are potentially contaminated with hazardous materials.  This links to the National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015, and …
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Technology Strategy Board new calls

Measurement technologies for agri-food systems The Technology Strategy Board, together with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, and the Scottish Government, invites applications for the measurement technologies for agri-food systems competition. …
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Technology Strategy Board – forthcoming calls

Competition for feasibility and demonstration funding – energy harvesting for autonomous sensing Funding supports applications of low-energy harvesting technologies for autonomous sensing across a range of areas. These may include industry sectors and commercial activities, such as space, marine, automotive, …
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