Open funding competition launched to replace Smart awards

The successor scheme to the hugely successful Smart award programme, which ran from 1988 until being abolished by Sajid Javid’s business department earlier this year, has finally been launched by Innovate UK.

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Innovate UK in warning to serial grant applicants

Innovate UK has announced measures to tighten up on companies which have previously received grants and not made any attempt to commercialise the results.

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Innovate UK steers grant applicants towards collaboration

Innovate UK has announced details of its first grant funding competition under the new 2016-2017 funding regime with the majority of awards being contingent on applicants partnering with other organisations.

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Big beasts clash over Brexit risk at CBI Annual Dinner

MSC R&D joined hundreds of business leaders at last night’s CBI Annual Dinner, held at Park Lane’s Grosvenor House Hotel.

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