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Funding to develop and test-bed your innovations

Peterborough DNA Innovation Challenge Fund

Peterborough DNA’s Innovation Challenge Fund has been launched to enable companies to develop and test solutions in order to encourage innovation and entrepreneurial activity in the city. Applications should demonstrate an innovative solution to an existing city challenge but also raise aspirations and aid the achievement of the wider Peterborough DNA programme objectives.

The Innovation Challenge Fund is now closed to applications.

What we are looking for?

Applicants are encouraged to incorporate a combination of one or more of the following:

  • Resources
  • Infrastructure
  • Community
  • Places

For more information on the challenges within these areas, please browse the challenges already uploaded on Brainwave or post your own.

To find out more about the types of ventures we support, take a look at our past and present funded projects.

More details about the Innovation Challenge Fund are available in our ‘Guidelines for applicants' document.

For more information please e-mail Poppy at