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Funding to support projects and partnerships.

Business–academic knowledge exchange programmes

We run business – academic knowledge exchange programmes that benefit businesses by supporting research collaborations and partnerships with industry. These programmes include Impact Accelerator Account (IAA) schemes for:

The University also runs the Medical Research Council (MRC) Newcastle Proximity to Discovery Industry Engagement programme. This includes Newcastle University (NU) Solutions, which can award collaborative research project funding of between £5 and £20,000 to support industry-led challenges using the platform.    

Funding partnerships

You can access funding in partnership with the University from organisations including Innovate UK, Horizon 2020 and Research Councils UK.