Each AHSN issues challenges in response to defined NHS needs. They describe the needs of the NHS in a local or national context and are shown on the AHSN page. They set out the market opportunity for an innovator – you can also view all challenges across the AHSN network.
Find your nearest AHSN
One Health Campaign
A Scale-Up Programme from SETSquared that will invest £100k+ into R&D project proposal development for a significant number of open and themed One Health funds including Bio/Med tech focused on disease prevention, precision medicine and other novel medical solutions.
Funding for ideas that address COVID-19
UK Research & Innovationare offering rapid response for short term research and innovation projects addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic and environmental impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Health Tech Accelerator Programme
The Health Technology Accelerator Programme (HTAP) is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to support small to medium businesses in the West of England region develop new products or services for the health and life science sector.
The Future Challenge: Young People and Mental Health Resilience
This challenge is now closed. Focusing on supporting young people with their mental health and well-being, this challenge aims to identify digital technologies and services that could provide early identification of mental health issues, support prevention and build resilience.