Welsh Government

For further support or business advice

CALL 03000 6 03000

Building the aircraft of the future: apply for funding


The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Innovate UK and the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) are seeking businesses and researchers interested in gaining support for innovative aerospace projects.

Businesses and researchers can submit expressions of interest in carrying out a future project that could get grant funding.

Projects must be in line with the UK’s aerospace technology strategy.

Priority areas include:

  • strengthening the UK’s whole-aircraft design and system integration capability and positioning it for future generations of civil aircraft
  • the development of smart, connected and more electric aircraft
  • ensuring the UK is a global leader in the development of large complex structures, particularly wings
  • advancing a new generation of more efficient propulsion technologies, particularly large turbofans

The deadline for submitting expressions of interest is midday on 16 May 2018.

For further information please visit the GOV.UK website.


Share this page: 
Conversion pixel