UK businesses can apply for a share of £1.6 million to work with Indian partners on innovative healthcare and technology solutions in India
Programme: Innovate UK
Award: Up to £315, 000
Opens: 8th Nov 2016
Closes: 22nd Feb 2017
The aim of this competition is to fund collaborative technological solutions that address one or more of the following challenges:
Projects and their outcomes must fit with Official Development Assistance (ODA) criteria. This aims to boost economic development and have a positive social or environmental effect on the wider Indian society.
To apply for a Newton Fund award, you must:
You can also invite other types of organisations to join your project. See the Guidance for Applicants for further information.
Funding and project details
Projects must focus on industrial research. Work packages that include elements of experimental development will be considered within projects that predominantly target industrial research. Those work packages that are primarily experimental development will receive the appropriate grant percentage.
If you are an SME, you could get:
Projects are expected to last from 12 to 24 months.
Projects are expected to range in size from total costs of £350,000 to £450,000 on the UK side.