Production Innovation for Immersive Content

Close up eye with immersive content reflected in eyeball
This competition from Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, is part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund’s Audience of the Future programme.
It seeks to fund innovation projects that enable immersive content to be created faster and more efficiently and is open to all creative industry organisations working with immersive technology.


Innovate UK are looking to fund pre-commercial innovative projects which enable immersive content to be created faster, more efficiently or in new ways, and improve significantly on the current ‘state of the art’ in the field.

Projects must develop tools, products or services for creating and delivering immersive content, and demonstrate innovation in software, hardware and/or development methodology.

Projects must be business led and include at least one SME. An organisation can apply alone or collaborate with others.

Total funding available: £8 million
Competition opens: Monday 1 October 2018
Competition closes: Wednesday 28 November 2018, 12:00pm


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R&D Funding Group can advise if your business is eligible to apply for this grant and help you win funding. To find out more, please contact Stephen Dyson on 0161 464 6351 or email