Autumn 2020 call for ATI programme: R&D funding for smaller business

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The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), in partnership with Innovate UK and Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI), will invest up to £8 million in research and technology projects aimed at delivering world leading civil aerospace technologies.

Projects must be collaborative and include a UK SME or micro business.

Proposals must align with the UK Aerospace Technology Strategy, 'Accelerating Ambition', which is split into the following areas:

  • vehicles
  • advanced systems
  • aerostructures
  • propulsion and power
  • cross-cutting enablers

The competition will open on 9 November 2020 and, on behalf of Innovate UK and ATI, Knowledge Transfer Network will host an online competition briefing on Monday 2 November.

Register to attend the online competition briefing.

Companies wishing to apply for the competition will be given the opportunity to give a two-minute elevator pitch and pre-schedule video 1:1 meetings after the briefing. More details on these opportunities will be sent to you after registering.


First published 20 October 2020