Increased funding for IDP11 and Off-Highway Vehicle competitions

The Office for Low Emission Vehicles has announced it is to co-fund the IDP11 competition with £11m of its R&D budget. This has enabled the IDP11 competition to fund up to £15m of new innovative collaborative R&D projects.

At the same time, InnovateUK has been able to increase the Off-Highway Vehicles competition grant fund to £6m.

Details on both competitions, and links to their respective competitions webpages from where the scope documents; guidance for applicant documents; and briefing event presentations can all be downloaded, can be found here:

Please note the next key upcoming dates for these competitions:

  • IDP11 –

    • “Registration to apply” deadline – noon 22nd October 2014 (TODAY!)

    • Application deadline – noon 29th October 2014

  • OHV –

    • “Registration to apply” deadline – noon 5th November 2014

    • Application deadline – noon 12th November 2014    


For more information about funding opportunities, go to our UK Funding Opportunities page.

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