Women in Innovation Awards 2018
Following the success of the first competition, Innovate UK has announced they will be running a second round of Women in Innovation awards which opened for applications on 30th July 2018
Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, is looking for women who are rising stars in business innovation. Applicants must be confident, with the support of an award, that they can make a significant contribution to one of the Industrial Strategy Grand Challenges:
- Artificial intelligence and data
- Ageing society
- Clean growth
- Future of mobility
Innovate UK are offering 8 Women in Innovation Awards. The winners will receive a £50,000 grant and a bespoke package of mentoring, coaching and business support.
The aim of this competition is to find women with exciting, innovative ideas and ambitious plans that will inspire others.
The awards are for female founders, co-founders or senior decision makers working in companies that have been operating for at least one year.