There is a range of UK and internationally-based business competitions that provide funding, support, press and much more to startups, entrepreneurs and new business ventures. They can be a great source for testing your concept and providing the resources/ networks to grow your startup.
These competitions and others are a good way to secure initial resources, finance or support for an expansion.
We have listed some of the latest business funding competitions below, if you can’t find a competition that suits your business you can search for more here.
Strand 2 Infrastructure Systems – £19m Fund
Strand 1 Manufacturing and Materials - £19m Fund
Innovation loans: infrastructure systems - £3.5m Fund
5G Testbeds and Trials Programme: Phase 1 - £25m Fund
Innovation in health and life sciences round 3 - £15m Fund
Safer and more efficient school transport – £200k Fund
Developing and testing 5G services – £25m Fund
Accelerating innovation in rail 5 – £7.9m Fund
Reducing the use of animals in research – £2.3m fund