Collaborative Research & Development CR&D is designed to assist the industrial and research communities to work together on R&D projects in strategically important areas of science, engineering and technology – from which successful new products, processes and services can emerge. Regular calls are announced throughout the year and topics vary with each call. Example sectors are ICT/Digital, Low Carbon Vehicles, Biotechnology, and Healthcare.
- Projects must comprise collaborative activity either science-to- business or business-to-business interactions involving a minimum of two partners
- Grant levels can be between 25% (for experimental development) and 75% (for applied research executed by Universities)
- Funding is typically £250k – £800k
Download our scheme factsheet: 11 November 2013 / Download
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