• Innovate UK sector competition: Health & Life Sciences and Emerging & Enabling Technologies

    Innovate UK is to invest up to £19 million to support innovation that offers significant changes in productivity and cutting-edge innovation. The competition has 2 strands, strand 1 is for health and life sciences projects and strand 2 is for emerging and enabling technologies projects. A further £12 million is available to fund Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs).

    All projects must involve at least one SME, working alone or in collaboration with other organisations. Projects with costs over £100,000 must be collaborative and include a funded partner. The competition will open on the 22nd January and you must apply before 28th March. Further details about the scope of the competition will be available shortly.

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  • Follow the money

    Follow the money

    Funding is complex and we aim to sign-post the best opportunities for Agri-Tech on our website in the funding section. Together with Smart- AKIS we are trying to demystify the process with a…

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  • European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) Growth Programme

    Nearly £10million of European funding is available for rural businesses in Suffolk and Norfolk. Calls for applications for the latest round of the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD)…

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  • Innovate UK funding competitions

    Innovate UK is the UK’s innovation agency. It works with people, companies and partner organisations to find and drive the science and technology innovations that will grow the UK economy. Businesses…

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  • The Agri-Innovation Venture Capital Fund

    The Agri-Innovation Venture Capital Fund was launched in 2014 as a co-investment pot in response to the recognised need for investment into early and medium stage agri-tech enterprises in the…

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  • Eastern Agri-Tech Growth Initiative

    The Eastern Agri-Tech Growth Initiative provides grants of between £10,000 and £150,000 to businesses based in Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Norfolk, Suffolk, Rutland, North Hertfordshire, or Uttlesford. The funding has been provided…

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  • Rainbow Seed Fund

    The Rainbow Seed Fund is a £24m, early-stage venture capital fund dedicated to kick-starting promising technology companies developed at some of the UK’s largest publicly-funded research facilities, in the rapidly…

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