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  • Follow-on Funding Pathfinder call

    Aims to provide funding for commercial activities such as:
    • Commissioning expert advice from sector specialists on the best commercial development strategy for a business idea
    • Completing a market assessment to determine likely potential, competition and opportunities

    Geographical coverage: 
    National
    Budget: 
    Applications will be in the region of £7-10k (fEC)
    Sector of Activity: 
    Research & innovation
  • FAPESP Pump-Priming Awards (FAPPA)

    This award is run jointly with Brazil's São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP). It aims:
    • To pump-prime collaborations between scientists in the UK and the São Paulo State, Brazil
    • To promote the exchange of scientists and access to facilities and materials

    Geographical coverage: 
    National
    Budget: 
    Typically up to £35k over 2-years will be provided for the UK partners
    Sector of Activity: 
    Research & innovation
  • Exploring Innovation Seminars

    Support the delivery of events to facilitate discussion and improve awareness of knowledge exchange and commercialisation (KEC) of BBSRC-funded research.

    Geographical coverage: 
    National
    Budget: 
    max £2,000 contribution to develop innovation seminars
    Sector of Activity: 
    Research & innovation