Funding

Exploring Aberdeen's Fintech Ambition: 29th May

The UK Government “next-generation services” is a new fund for industry and research. The Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund will invest £20million to help the service industry take advantage of new technologies. Jules Lancastle, Accelerator Manager at Elevator, and Steve Harrison of Scottish

Innovation Funding

The UK Government website for Innovation Funding services has a variety of funding opportunities e.g. Cyber Security – a share of £500K for academic startups Autonomous Vehicles Simulation – a share of £15M Innovative SMEs collaborating in research – a share of £2.5M It’s worth checking out at

The CAN DO Innovation Challenge Fund

The CAN DO Innovation Challenge Fund may be of interest to a number of companies with techbnology that can help the public sector to solve a number of challenges. HTe fund is availaable throughout Scotland and its aim is to: Find solutions for societal and service delivery challenges faced by the

Nationwide search begins for young space entrepreneurs

The UK Space Agency is offering young people expert advice for their ideas of how satellites could improve life on Earth and a share of a £50,000 prize. The SatelLife Challenge, now in its second year, is looking for innovative proposals from those aged 11 to 22 which have the potential to use data

Funding for Businesses in North East England

NBSL are an enterprise agency based in Northumberland. They run funding programmes that provide grants for business improvement to help businesses in North-East England. If you run a business based in Northumberland, Tyne and Wear or County Durham with plans to grow turnover and/or employ more

Klik2learn, a UK start-up begins anti-poverty journey with crowdfunding bid

Mobile phones can bring literacy and numeracy to millions in developing countries Klik2learn, a Glasgow based start-up is pioneering technology that, it claims, can help to fight poverty in developing countries by allowing millions of people to learn to read and write in English using their mobile