New funding opportunities for members

    July 24, 2019

    New funding opportunities for members

    We endeavour to make this as relevant to you as possible so please let us know if there is anything we have missed that you feel should be included.


    Funding Opportunity




    Innovation Loans for SMEs: apply for funding

    Following the success of the Innovation Loans pilot programme throughout 2018, the programme is being extended to the end of 2020 with an additional £25 million available for business innovation projects in 2 further competitions. micro, small and medium-sized organisations may apply See Website 11 September 2019


    Opportunity for Information and communications technologies researchers to pursue an experience in other disciplines and user environments.
    Academic (researchers) See Website No closing date

    British Heart Foundation

    Research Project Grants Academic (post-doctoral researcher) See Website No closing date – applications to be submitted when ready.

    British Heart Foundation

    New Horizons Grants Academic (senior researcher) See Website No closing date – applications to be submitted when ready.


    An Impact investment fund investing in life-changing innovations that help tackle the major challenges faced by older people, communities and children in the UK. Companies/ Entrepreneurs See Website Ongoing


    Invention for Innovation Academic, NHS and Companies See Website Ongoing

    Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT)

    Bright Ideas Fund NHS (GSTT Trust) See Website Ongoing

    Horizon 2020

    Horizon 2020 is the largest ever European funding programme for research and innovation. It aims to:

    • ensure that Europe produces world-class science
    • remove barriers to innovation 
    • make it easier for public and private sectors to innovate together.
    Companies See Website Ongoing

    RYSE + DigitalHealth.London Accelerator

    Following last year’s successful partnership with RYSE Asset Management LLP, DigitalHealth.London is collaborating again to support digital health companies to grow their business with investment of £250k – £5m. Early stage companies  See Website 30 August 2019