Section: Digital

Here you will find a brief overview of funding opportunities potentially relevant to the third sector, including social enterprises.

Direct weblinks to these are located in the ‘Resources’ section at the end of this article.

Innovate UK – Open Innovation Challenges

They provide funding to projects which reduce demand by preventing ill health and increasing individual citizens’ ability to better manage their health or increase capacity by improving the quality of care provided within existing or reduced funding baselines.

  • Funding programme: Open Innovation Challenges
  • Organisation providing the funding: Innovate UK
  • Period the funding runs for: 10 funded challenges at different stages. Ongoing.
  • Funding range: up to £30,000 for Phase 1 (feasibility studies); up to £150,000 for Phase 2 (prototype development and testing).
  • Contactnss.innovation-scotland@nhs.net

 

Note that the Lottery and other charitable funds are also potential sources of funding support.

Opinion

Opinion

Embracing the use of data to help Scotland become a world leading carer for cancer

Written by: Steph Wright

Organisation: Cancer Innovation Challenge

Opinion

Opinion

inDHC: co-creating the vision

Written by: Carmen Paputa Dutu

Case study

Case Study

Virtual Reality over the Doorstep

Case study

Case Study

Wellbeing points

Case study

Case Study

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