CARES application rounds

The CARES panel will meet on a quarterly basis to consider applications for loans and innovation grants. 

The table below sets out the schedule of panel dates.  The announcement date is the date all documentation and call themes will be available on the website.

CARES enablement grant applications can be made and awarded at any time - you don't need to wait for a panel meeting to apply. 

Funding round

Announcement date

Closing date for application

Confirmation of outcome

Panel 1

8th May 2019

24th June 19

31st July 19

Panel 2

01 August 2019 30th September 2019 07 November 19

Panel 3

08 November 2019 13th January 2020 21 February 2020