News and current information of interest to Scotland's innovators.
We’re calling on suppliers and citizens to submit their innovative proposals. We aim to bring viable and approved innovations to market through a five step process: registration, innovation submission, triage, assessment, and delivery.
All proposals will receive a response and feedback from a range of public sector experts. Viable and approved innovations will be guided to market, through provision of appropriate support and funding.
Organisations are invited to apply to be part of a pool of accelerator service providers for future health and life science focussed Innovate UK programmes. This is an expression of interest competition.
A video consultation scheme in Scotland that is already facilitating 40,000 consultations a month is to be extended.
We've added information on the Social Enterprise Strategy and Action Plan, and links to key delivery partners and Scottish Government funded programmes to the Scotland Innovates website.
Part of Fife Business Week, Fife Council plans to organise a Meet the Buyer event on Thursday, 10 November 2022.
To launch their eighth programme, CivTech are announcing six new Challenges. Two are open for responses now, and a further four will be announced in early November. Together, they present £3.6m of contract opportunities for innovative teams and businesses.
Some helpful guidance on registering to use the Scotland Innovates service, submitting an innovation and the assessment process.
Links to helpful funding support information, which may be applicable to innovative submissions.
Links and information useful for navigating innovation in Scotland.