£600k for disruptive ideas

Posted on 7 Sep 2010 by The Manufacturer

The Technology Strategy Board is offering up to £100k of project funding to support new or unorthodox market opportunities.

The market areas of interest for the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) are where challenge can lead to huge opportunities are energy, sustainability and healthcare. Focusing on these areas, the TSB have extended the invitation £600k competition for disruptive solutions.

The competition is being run in three stages: 1) an initial video pitch which is open to all; 2) a written submission for those that are selected from stage one; and 3) a live pitch for £100k at Innovate 10 on 12 October in London for the three best proposals in each area.

The deadline for your video pitch is noon on Thursday 16 September. Entry to the competition is through the Innovate 10 website and you can find further details here.