Funding Opportunity: Young Innovators Awards 2022 to 2023

Young people can apply for an award to make their business idea a reality. This includes a grant for £5,000, a living allowance, and tailored business support.

  • Competition opens: Monday 13 June 2022
  • Competition closes: Wednesday 27 July 2022 11:00am

Funding Type: Grant

Project Size: The Young Innovators Award includes £5,000 plus a living allowance in the form of a grant.

Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £1.4 million in young innovators with this competition.

The aim of this competition is to find a new group of young innovators that with our help, can turn their great ideas into successful businesses.

We are looking for young people who would benefit most from the Young Innovators Awards. The award includes financial support and a tailored package of expert advice, with access to the innovation tools and useful connections also on offer.

The financial support, tailored coaching and mentoring will be provided directly to the successful applicants.

In applying to this competition, you are entering into a competitive process. The competition closes at 11am UK time on the deadline stated.