June expression of interest: UK Aerospace Research and Technology Programme
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)
Working 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.
- Expression of interest (EOI): Strategic Review assessment by ATI only.
- Full stage application (FSA): Proposal development on IFS by applicants.
- Independent assessment by Innovate UK, value for money (VfM) and policy review by BEIS and strategic assessment by ATI.
- Final approvals by BEIS and contracting through Innovate UK.
Projects must have a potential application within the civil aerospace sector. Priority areas identified within the UK Aerospace Technology Strategy include:
- whole aircraft design and integration
- advanced systems
- propulsion technologies
Your project must focus on industrial research.
More information is available here.