The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) will invest up to £950,000 in Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) innovation projects to address the challenges caused by the presence of drugs, drones and mobile phones in prison environments.
The aim of this competition is to develop novel detection techniques to identify these and other contraband items.
This competition will have 2 phases:
phase one you should explain your new concepts and how they will be proved
if you are successful you will be invited to apply for phase 2 and develop a working prototype
Phase one projects can have total costs of up to £50,000 and must last between 4 and 6 months.
You must register your interest in applying by 25 October 2017 and the competition closes on 1 November 2017.
For the further information please visit the GOV.UK website.