New: Grants for innovation, entrepreneurship and business growth experiments

Business development fundingHello Funds Fans!  Here’s an interesting looking fund for business development and/or research.  Check it out!

These global grants for innovation, entrepreneurship and growth experiments funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Nesta.  The main aim of this call for proposals is to fund experimental research that provides evidence on the best approaches to increase innovation, support high-growth entrepreneurship and accelerate business growth.  This call for proposals is relevant to:

  • Programme delivery organisations and operators involved in entrepreneurship training and education programmes, innovation management and commercialisation, or other programmes that aim to support innovation and entrepreneurship, who are interested in participating in research projects and undertaking randomised controlled trials.
  • Researchers interested in designing and conducting randomised controlled trials on innovation and entrepreneurship.

They welcome applications from researchers and programme delivery organisations from around the world.  Deadline: 5pm, Monday, February 24th, 2014.

Sign up on the right to receive blog updates to your in-box or find us on FaceBook and follow us on Twitter @fundsblogger 🙂