01 June 2018

The UK Aerospace Research and Technology Programme provides grant funding to industrial research and capital projects to enhance UK civil aerospace.

Competition Opens: Monday 4 June 2018

Competition Closes: Wednesday 20 June 12 noon

The UK Aerospace Research and Technology (UKART) Programme represents a £3.9 billion joint government and industry investment to maintain and grow the UK’s competitive position in civil aerospace.

This programme is co-ordinated and managed by:

  • the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
  • Innovate UK
  • the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI)

They work in collaboration to deliver a portfolio of projects to meet the objectives of the Aerospace Technology Strategy, Raising Ambition

This is stage 1 of 4 of the application process, which takes at least 6 months.

  1. Expression of interest (EOI): Strategic Review assessment by ATI only.
  2. Full stage application (FSA): Proposal development on IFS by applicants.
  3. Independent assessment by Innovate UK, value for money (VfM) and policy review by BEIS and strategic assessment by ATI.
  4. Final approvals by BEIS and contracting through Innovate UK.

More information can be found on the ATI website.

For more information, eligibility criteria and application click here

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