This scheme is currently open for applications, and the submission deadline is 2 November 2015. For details on how to apply see below.

The Royal Academy of Engineering ERA Foundation Entrepreneurs Award encourages and rewards creativity and innovation among early-career engineering researchers working in UK universities, in the broad field of electro-technology. The award is presented annually to an individual or team who demonstrates considerable entrepreneurial potential. 

The award consists of a £10,000 personal recognition award and a £30,000 grant payable to the awardee’s university for continued development of the innovation by the awardee. In addition, the awardee is invited to become a member of the Enterprise Hub, where they receive a package of bespoke mentoring and training. Up to three runners up may be chosen by the selection panel. Runners-up are also invited to become Hub members. 

For more details please see the links to the left. For further queries please email the enterprise team

For more information about the Enterprise Hub, please visit: 

the Enterprise Hub website