APC Grant Funding Applications Open

The latest round of APC Grant Funding, APC5: Driving UK capability through Low Carbon Propulsion Innovation, opens its doors for applications in January.

If your consortium has a research and development project that can deliver significant reductions in vehicle CO2 emissions, then you could apply for a share of the £35m grant investment available.

To become one of the next APC Grant Funded Projects, businesses must have registered for the competition by 23 March 2016, and have submitted their application by 30 March 2016.

To apply for funding, businesses consortia project must be able to demonstrate the development of propulsion technologies based around one or more of the following technology areas:

  • internal combustion engines
  • lightweight vehicle and powertrain structures
  • electric machines and power electronics
  • energy storage and energy management
  • alternative propulsion systems

Total eligible project costs will be between £5 million and £40 million and projects are expected to last between 18 and 42 months.

To register for the competition, visit the Innovate UK website.