Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, is offering ten Women in Innovation Awards to female entrepreneurs across the UK. The 2020-21 Awards aim to fund and support women with innovative ideas and ambitious plans that will inspire others.
Female founders, co-founders and senior decision makers within UK registered micro or SME businesses that have been operating for at least one year are eligible for an award of £50,000, and a bespoke package of mentoring, coaching and business support.
Applicants must be confident that they can make a significant contribution to a pressing societal, environmental and/or economic challenge through projects across a variety of innovation areas. Projects must start by 1 April 2021 and will last for one year.
Anyone who self-identifies as a woman is also eligible to apply.
The competition closes at 11am on the 14th October 2020.
For more information, email email@example.com or call the competition helpline on 0300 321 4357.