Up to £5 million is available for UK businesses to work with partners in Jiangsu province on industrial challenges and opportunities.
Innovate UK has up to £5 million to invest in UK businesses working on collaborative research and development projects with partners in Jiangsu province, People’s Republic of China.
This programme is being delivered according to the memorandum of understanding for Cooperation in Regional Technology and Innovation signed in 2014. Jiangsu Science and Technology Department will allocate funding for partners in China.
We are seeking projects that:
Projects may focus on industrial research or experimental development.
International innovation to stimulate growth
Companies that internationalise are known to have strong growth. UK entrepreneurs need to access global knowledge, markets, skills and partners to build on capabilities, grow successful businesses and address the industrial opportunities and challenges that will shape the markets of the future.
Jiangsu is one of the provinces in China with the most abundant scientific resources and innovation activities.
In this competition there should be demonstrable benefits of cooperation between the UK and China for the participants from both countries.