Live funding

This exciting new project will involve investigation of the impact and potential of digital adoption for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from creative industries.

Augment The City – Belfast

Closes on 20 May 2024

Belfast City Council are opening a new funding competition to support local SMEs to innovate in immersive technologies to enhance the visitor experience, with an online information session on 18 April 2024. Closing date mid-May 2024. Funding of £10k to £145k per organisation.

The fund’s first call will support innovation for UK video games. There are two separate challenges: “new, transformative and open data for the UK video games sector” (up to £250k), and “support for under-represented emerging developers” (up to £100k).

This new funding will offer £50,000 – £150,000 commercial games-for-entertainment content grants. Total project costs must be at least double the requested grant. Rolling deadline, apply any time.

Funding resources

Find the right funding and investment to suit their needs and suit their product life-cycle and company stages by using our comprehensive guide to private and public investment sources.

The London Business Hub’s Investment Readiness Programme helps to guide London-based, early-stage founders, especially from underrepresented groups, on how to access external finance. 

Having great pitching and presenting skills are crucial to make a great first impression, showcase your immersive business effectively and help you to secure future clients and investment. These short, step-by-step video…

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Learn more about making a great first impression, showcasing your immersive business effectively through developing and delivering engaging pitches and presentations.

Applying for public funding or private investment can seem daunting and at times confusing. We can support you by giving you a range of resources and practical tips to help you develop…