Core Competitions

Enabling future low carbon technologies become real-world products

£1 Billion commitment

Our Core Competitions are a £1 billion commitment from Government and industry to accelerate the development of low carbon technology from research to the point of commercialisation here in the UK, safeguarding and creating jobs and attracting foreign direct investment.


With three competitions running a year, there is ample opportunity to apply for match-funded financial support complemented by technological support and strategic business advice from our team of handpicked specialists.


2019 Funding Calendar

To allow you to plan ahead and develop your project application, we have outlined the three core competition deadlines for 2019. Sign up to our mailing list for updates on when these competitions open.

The application deadlines are:

APC 12 Marker
APC 126th March 2019
APC 13 Marker
APC 1310th July 2019
APC 14 Marker
APC 1416th October 2019
Get in touch
To find out more about the APC core competitions and advise on forming consortia, contact Dan Bunting.