Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, is hosting a briefing event in collaboration with the KTN around the forthcoming funding competitions for the Commercialising Quantum Technologies Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. This investment is to accelerate the commercialisation of quantum technologies in the UK, to deliver transformative applications across a range of industry sectors. This briefing will give an overview of two funding opportunities opening soon: Potential applicants are strongly advised to attend.

Webinar recording is now available


Feasibility studies round 2 (Opens 18thJan 2021) – a share of up to £7m. Further details on the Innovation Funding Service.

Germinator projects round 1 (Opens 8thFeb 2021) – a share of up to £1m.

The briefing event is from 10:00-12:00, 18 January and will be held virtually. Attendees will be able to hear about the scope of the competitions in more detail and have the opportunity for discussion with representatives from the ISCF Quantum Team and Innovate UK. There will also be a forward look towards the next competition, opening in March, for large collaborative projects – with a share of up to £47m available.