Innovation Funding

IBioIC runs industry-led funding calls enabling Members to partner with one or more Scottish Higher Education Institute on projects which aim to address and solve defined commercial problems through the innovative application of biotechnology.
Projects are selected via a competitive process involving scientific and commercial review by the Centre’s Advisory Boards.
To find out more about our Innovation Fund competitions, or for help in identifying an Academic Partner, please contact our Projects Team.

Recent calls

Innovation Fund 2020
IBioIC's Innovation Fund awards up to £100,000 for collaborative projects between companies and academia, to support costs incurred by Academic Partners, to be matched by cash/ in-kind contributions from Industry.
To be eligible, projects had to align to Scotland’s National Plan for Industrial Biotechnology and companies had to demonstrate a strong presence in Scotland.

Call Closed 28th August 2020

For more information on future calls, contact