Take a look at the latest funding competitions of relevance to organisations and academics working within the field of plastics. Updated on 05.07.19
Current KTP period: Open date: 30.05.19 – Closing date: 24.07.19 (after this the next round will be available immediately, so don’t rush your application unnecessarily)
Large Scale Grant: Food Waste Prevention – Stage 1 Proposals
This scheme is open now and closes on 1st July 2019, funding between £200,000 – £1m projects. The grant supports redistributing food to end beneficiaries through not-for-profit organisations/non-commercial activities.
Large Scale Grant: Plastics Packaging & Textiles Recycling
Stage 1 proposals are now open until 2nd August 2019. WRAP is funding projects of between £200,000 and £1m. The grant supports projects that provide new infrastructure/technologies which increase recycling capacity for difficult to recycle plastic packaging/textile materials.
Small Scale Grant: Food Waste Prevention Wave 1
This scheme is now open until 11th July 2019, funding projects between £20,000 and £170,000 for projects that redistribute surplus food from retailers and food manufacturers.
Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing
Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing is a £5.1M project to support the implementation of product and process development, and the introduction of technology to the SME manufacturing sector, in the NE LEP area. The project is part funded by ERDF (£2.6M) and the University of Sunderland, who are investing £2.5M and managing the delivery of this project.
Zero Waste Scotland Circular Economy Investment Fund
The Circular Economy Investment Fund is a funding opportunity for small and medium sized businesses and organisations in Scotland working in all business and social economy sectors. Zero Waste Scotland are investing up to £18 in grant funding for businesses;