UK – South Korea Collaborative R&D Round 2

UK registered businesses can apply for a share of up to £2 million for this competition. This funding is for the purpose of developing innovative proposals with South Korea.

Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, will work with the Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology (KIAT) and Korean Energy Technology Evaluation and Planning (KETEP) to invest up to £2 million in innovation projects.

The aim of this competition is to fund business led, collaborative research and development (CR&D) projects focused on industrial research. This is for innovative proposals developed between the UK and South Korea.

Your proposal must include at least one partner from the UK and one partner from South Korea.

Your project must focus on one or more of the following sectors:

  • advanced manufacturing and materials
  • artificial intelligence
  • future mobility (including battery technologies)
  • energy storage system
  • hydrogen

Full details here: 

Competition overview – UK-South Korea Collaborative R&D Round 2 – Innovation Funding Service (

Category Circular EconomyClean energyData & digital solutionsGreen agritechSustainable mobility
Application period 13/03/2023 — 07/06/2023