Fund title: EUREKA: Healthy Ageing

Focus of fund/fund aims:

UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £2 million to develop digital health technologies in partnership with other countries

Application deadline:

5 August 2020

Fund description:

Innovate UK is investing up to £2 million to fund collaborative research and development projects focused on industrial research. The funding is for digital health and smart device projects that promote healthy ageing. There are specific themes that projects must focus on, including robotics, data analytics, sensors and apps – refer to Innovate UK for the full list.

UK applicants can apply for total grant of up to £500,000 for each project. Projects must include at least one partner from one of the participating countries of the EUREKA Network. These countries are:

1. France
2. Spain
3. Belgium
4. Luxembourg
5. Canada
6. Malta
7. Turkey
8. Austria

To act as UK lead for a project, applicants must be a micro, small or medium-sized enterprise. Other UK participants can be a business of any size, research organisation, public-sector organisation or charity.

Further information:

https://apply-for-innovation-funding.service.gov.uk/competition/597/overview