UKRI: Novel low-emission food production systems: investor partnership
Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £3 million to fund innovation projects in this competition.
We will be working with a selected pool of investor partners, who have demonstrated that they have the credibility, capability, capacity, and appetite to invest in innovative, technology-led businesses.
The aim of this competition is to support UK registered micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to develop novel food production systems. These will be to create new sources of resource efficient, low-emission foods, particularly proteins, while delivering healthy and sustainable diets.
Your proposal must:
- demonstrate your ambition to finalise a late-stage innovation
- show your potential to grow and scale your business through successful negotiation of investment from a lead investor associated with the competition
- provide a coherent project plan which integrates into your business strategy