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Latest News - July 2020

Coronavirus: Sustainable Innovation Fund – round 2

Businesses can apply for a share of £26 million for new projects focusing on sustainable economic recovery from COVID-19

SBRI competition: Sort and segregate nuclear waste - phase 1

Organisations can apply for a share of £3.9 million to develop an autonomous, integrated toolkit to sort and segregate nuclear waste

AgriTech startups can apply now to X-Europe

Open Call for X-Europe's Cohort 2 - AgriTech is now live

Brexit: Data protection and business preparedness survey

DfE is seeking views on data protection and business preparedness in light of the EU exit

Opportunity for cyber security companies to be matched with potential investors

Build relationships with international investors

Webinar: Applying to the Sustainable Innovation Fund

Find out how to write a compelling grant application to the Sustainable Innovation Fund - round 2

Coronavirus: COVID-19 Childcare Support Scheme

[CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS] COVID-19 Childcare Support Scheme is now open for applications from eligible childcare providers

Coronavirus: Creative Support Fund

The Creative Support Fund will reopen on 31 July 2020 with a £4 million support package for the arts, creative industries and cultural sector

Coronavirus: COVID-19 Safe Workplace Checklist

The COVID-19 Safe Workplace Checklist from Invest Northern Ireland aims to help businesses adapt to the ‘new normal’

Competition: International Space Pitch Day

Pitching opportunity and funding for innovations in space capability

Marine robotics innovation visits to Canada

Innovate UK and Enterprise Europe Network are searching for innovative SMEs with emerging surface and underwater marine robotics systems and technologies

Funding for innovate ways to safely deliver vaccinations

Welsh SBRI vaccinations challenge seeks solutions to support future vaccination programmes

CivTech 5.0 innovation challenge

CivTech 5.0 covers ten challenges and is looking for innovators, entrepreneurs, start-ups and established companies to propose solutions to public sector problems

New Technology Export Academy launched

New cohort programme for high performing technology SMEs

Shop Front Improvement Scheme for Omagh businesses

Properties on George’s Street, High Street and Market Street can apply for funding for improvements to their shop frontage

Coronavirus: Business advisers to offer free services to small firms

Recovery Advice for Business scheme will give small businesses access to free one-to-one advice with an expert adviser

Coronavirus: Business support announcements from the summer statement

The Chancellor announced a number of key support measures in his summer statement to help businesses recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Guidance for food businesses looking to operate during COVID-19 pandemic

Food Standards Agency has published new guidance for food businesses looking to operate during the COVID-19 pandemic