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APC Technology Demonstrator Accelerator Programme

The Advanced Propulsion Centre’s SME Technology Developer Accelerator Programme is now open to receive Expressions of Interest.

Just to recap what the programme is and does:-

  • Open for Expressions of Interest now: the APC’s SME Technology Developer Accelerator Programme
  • Apply for up to £135,000 of grant matched funding, backed by the Department for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy
  • About TDAP
    • TDAP supports micro, small and medium-sized businesses developing cutting edge automotive technology, products and services
    • Since 2017 - TDAP has supported > 60 SMEs with over £7 million in funding
    • An 18-month programme that supports participants from concept idea to viable market proposition
    • Successful applicants will get expert technical and industry support throughout the process
  • What previous participants say:
    • Marcel Fowler, New Motion Labs, TDAP Wave 2: ‘Having a good idea is only a fraction of what makes a business. The experts helped us to understand how we could build a business around that and progress towards commercialisation.’
    • Dr Yura Sevcenco, Reaction Engines, TDAP Wave 3: ‘By the end of the project we will have gone from a single proof of concept to validation in a relevant environment with partners that are recognised internationally.”
    • Doug Cross, Balance Batteries, TDAP Wave 4: ‘TDAP has been absolutely fundamental for our company. It has been the seed funding that has enabled us to develop sub-systems that go into our battery modules’
  • Find out more by visiting » TDAP Wave 6 (

Access to the Expression of Interest application is via the above link.

Please see the attached Flyer and the Programme Brochure for further information