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New fund for early-stage immersive businesses

3 June 2019


Up to £2 million is available for UK creative and tech businesses to undertake R&D projects in immersive content

As part of the ISCF Audience of the Future Challenge, a new fund, the Immersive Technology Investment Accelerator opens to businesses on 20 May 2019.

Up to £2 million is available through simultaneous grant funding and venture capital investment for businesses to undertake research and development (R&D) projects that enable immersive content to be created faster, more efficiently or in new ways.

The competition is open to UK-based small businesses working with immersive technologies for projects costing between £150,000 and £300,000.

See the competition brief and further details on how to apply.

Briefing events are scheduled across the UK providing information on the competition scope, eligibility and how to apply from the Innovate UK and Audience of the Future team.

Register now to secure your place at the briefing event in Belfast on 10 June 2019. If you can't make it in person, you can register for the webcast on 20 May.