The open programme funding competition is open to the best cutting-edge or disruptive ideas or concepts with a view to commercialisation. These can come from any area of technology, science or engineering, including arts, design, media or creative industries, and be applied to any part of the economy.
11 Jul 2018
Project duration between 6 and 18 months: total costs must be between £25,000 and £500,000.
Project duration between 19 and 36 months: total costs must be between £25,000 and £2 million.
OTHER KEY DATES
28 September 2018: Applicants notified
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).
Credit: Open programme funding competition round 1