UKRI Healthy Ageing Catalyst Awards

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24th October 2022


UKRI and Zinc are pleased to announce the 4th funding round for the Healthy Ageing Catalyst Awards. Researchers from any discipline are encouraged to apply for this £62,500 grant from UKRI and 9-month programme of support from Zinc, supporting them to take an entrepreneurial approach to translating research into impactful and scalable products and services that improve quality of later life.

Visit the Zinc website to learn more, and sign up to the mailing list to make sure you don’t miss out on the events we’re running to support applicants. Zinc are offering supportive events and information throughout Nov-Jan, and the call will be open for expressions of interest during February 2023.

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