Bid management

The Business Development Team provides expert guidance and support to researchers applying for industry led funding schemes, such as the industrial strategy challenge fund, innovate UK funding schemes and knowledge transfer partnerships.

The Business Development Team also provide support for applications to the Research England Development Fund (REDF) and manage the university’s selection process for an institutional candidate to develop with REDF.

The Team provides bid support from the ideas stage to submission of a proposal and the final contact stage of the project and will also help find initial funding and potential industrial partners.

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