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New Invention for Innovation grant call from NIHR launched

By April 14, 2023No Comments

The Invention for Innovation (i4i) Product Development Awards (PDA) is seeking applications for a funding call aimed at the research and development of medical devices, in vitro diagnostics, and high-impact patient-focused digital health technologies for ultimate NHS use.

This is a great opportunity for BIVDA members looking to secure grant funding on the NIHR platform, with no upper limit on costs.

Please note:

  • Projects can be led by small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SME), NHS providers or higher education institutions (HEIs).
  • Projects must be collaborative between any two of the eligible types of organisation.
  • Projects can last a minimum of 24 months and a maximum of 36 months.
  • The lead organisation must be registered in England.

The deadline is 23 May 2023 (1pm).

You can find out more information here.

Our innovation funding member, The Tax Credit Company and their grants partner, Granted, are here to assist with funding advice and applications.

If you would like to know more, please contact myself at or Alexander Thomson at

Natalie Creaney