UK-registered businesses can apply for a share of £25 million for UK-developed late-stage R&D, to support growth in advanced low-carbon propulsion capability in the automotive sector.
The aim of this competition is to seek proposals for collaborative match-funded R&D projects. These must demonstrate the development of on-vehicle technologies, (including material, product and manufacturing processes) for on or off-road vehicles.
Your project must either:
Your proposal must align with the UK’s Industrial Strategy and must clearly demonstrate how high-value R&D will take place in the UK as a result of this funding.
APC is particularly looking for projects that support the UK’s long-term supply chain, associated capabilities and growth aspirations. This includes improving productivity and competitiveness in the design, build and manufacture of vehicles that are capable of low and zero tailpipe emissions.
Examples of technologies in scope are:
Your project must support the growth of these technologies, creating more jobs and capability throughout the UK supply chain.
To find out more and apply, click here.
To find out more about some of the previous projects we have supported through funding, click here to read about their technology and success.