Invention for Innovation (i4i) Product Development Awards - Call 18

Application dates: 23 April 2018 to 05 June 2019

Applications are invited for the NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) Product Development Award (PDA)  that funds the development of disruptive early stage medical technologies which  address existing or emerging healthcare needs. i4i PDA supports translational projects developing innovative medical technology including medical devices, active implantable devices and in vitro diagnostic devices. i4i also supports projects which utilise and develop techniques or technologies from other industry sectors that could have a potential impact if applied in a healthcare setting.  

Key Dates:

  Stage 1 Stage 2 (if invited)
Competition launch 24 April 2019 (9am) 31 July 2019 (9am)
Submission deadline 05 June 2019 (1pm) 25 September 2019 (1pm)
Submission outcome July 2019 December 2019 (earliest)

Supporting information


*This document is to be used as a guide and to assist with completion of the online application form only. Please do not try to use this as an application form. You must apply using the online form available through the above RMS link, available when the call is open.

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