Supporting innovation

UKRI provides funding and support to encourage the development of new products, processes and practices.

We provide support for innovation by:

  • funding new and ambitious innovation-led projects
  • enabling collaboration across the system to catalyse and enable innovation, its adoption and diffusion
  • funding a wide range of training, mentoring and skills development for innovators.

How our councils support innovation

Our councils provide a wide range of support for innovators and companies:

This is the integrated website of the seven research councils, Research England and Innovate UK.
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