Calls for Expression of Interest for SGA2
Testing pathophysiological models of brain diseases – Medical Informatics Platform
The calls are open from today and close on 15th March 2018.
Please find more information about the calls at this link: https://www.humanbrainproject.eu/en/collaborate/open-calls/
This Call for Expression of Interest (CEoI) is addressed to organisations interested in pathophysiological models of brain disease, in the field of Psychiatry or Neurology.
Invention for Innovation (i4i) Product Development Awards – Call 15
Applications are invited for the NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) research proposals for translational R&D projects aimed at cultivating new techniques or technologies into innovative interventions which address existing or emerging healthcare needs. i4i supports projects developing innovative medical technology including medical devices, active implantable devices and in vitro diagnostic devices. i4i also supports projects which utilise and develop techniques or technologies from other industry sectors that could have a potential impact if applied in a healthcare setting.
Application dates: 01 November 2017 to 13 December 2017
For more information, visit the NIHR website.
Innovation in health and life sciences round 3
UK businesses can apply for up to £15 million for projects that support small and medium sized enterprises to develop innovations in health and life sciences.
- Competition opens: Monday 2 October 2017
- Competition closes: Wednesday 6 December 2017 12:00pm
The detailed competition brief is available here.
SBRI Mental Health & Technology in Surgery – Autumn 2017
NHS England have a new SBRI (Small Business Research Initiative) competition to find innovative new products and services for mental health. There call is split into 3 categories:
- Children and Young People’s Mental Health
- Depression, self-harm and suicide
- New Models of Care (leading to improvements in operational productivity)
The competition is open to single companies or organisations from the private, public and third sectors, including charities.
Deadline for applications: Wednesday 29th November 2017.
More information available on the SBRI Healthcare website.
The Newton Fund
The Newton Fund is a £375 million fund (£75 million a year for five years) which, through science and innovation partnerships aims to promote the economic development and welfare of poor people in developing countries. The Fund is overseen by the Department for Businesses Innovation and Skills (BIS) and delivered through 15 delivery partners in collaboration with 15 partnering countries.
For more information visit: www.newtonfund.ac.uk
Translational Proof of Concept funding: Regenerative Devices Partnership Call
Academics and researchers working in close collaboration with medical technology industry partners can apply for up to £100,000 FEC* from the Medical Technologies IKC to undertake proof of concept projects in Regenerative Medical Devices & Medical Devices with Enhanced Regenerative Functions.
Academics and researchers can apply for proof-of-concept funding of up to £100K FEC to advance these technologies to better position them for further investment and development by industry. Projects must show clear commercial objectives and provide evidence of specific industry involvement.
For the full eligibility criteria and details of how to apply visit the Medical Technologies IKC website.
- Expression of Interest Briefing Workshop on 12th October 2016 at Weetwood Hall- Register your attendance here
- Expression of Interest deadline for Wave 1 applications is 5pm 30th November, 2016
- Expression of Interest deadline for Wave 2 applications is 5pm 31st January, 2017
- Expression of Interest deadline for Wave 3 applications is 5pm 31st March, 2017
H2020 Health Demographic Change and Wellbeing
Responding to this challenge, research and innovation (R&I) under Horizon 2020 is an investment in better health for all. It aims to keep older people active and independent for longer and supports the development of new, safer and more effective interventions. R&I under Horizon 2020 also contributes to the sustainability of health and care systems.
H2020 includes a range of collaborative Research and Innovation actions, support actions, Public Procurement of Innovation and Pre Commercial Procurement. The following topics were chosen as potentially relevant to digital health stakeholders:
Active ageing and self-management of health:
SC1-PM-12–2016: PCP – eHealth innovation in empowering the hospitalised patient
SC1-PM-13–2016: PPI for deployment and scaling up of ICT solutions for active and healthy ageing
SC1-PM-14–2016: EU-Japan cooperation on Novel ICT Robotics based solutions for active and healthy ageing at home or in care facilities
SC1-PM-15-2017: Personalised coaching for well-being and care of people as they age
Health care provision and integrated care:
SC1-PM-22-2016: Implementation research for scaling-up of evidence based innovations and good practice (2016)
SMEInst-06-2016-2017: Accelerating market introduction of ICT solutions for Health, Well-Being and Ageing Well
Dates: Various calls open through 2016 and 2017
Click here for more information
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships
Closing date: 24 Nov 2020
Visit Innovate UK website for more information
Other funding opportunities
Find current research funding opportunities for researchers, research teams and organisations on:
- NIHR website – for more information on funding opportunities please see this booklet: http://bit.ly/2Bedwrv
- Horizon 2020 website. H2020 is the new EU funding programme for research and innovation with a nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020). Click here to learn more about their calls for proposal. Please click here to find more European Union funding opportunities.
- Medical Research Council (MRC) website
- Research Design Service
- Digital Catapult Centre, Open calls space