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Sea-Changers Innovation Fund 2022

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Supported by William Grant Foundation and LIGA

We are excited to announce our 2022 Innovation Fund is now open for applications.

The fund's unique emphasis is on supporting ideas that are new and/or experimental solutions in the field of marine conservation.

In 2022, the Innovation Fund totals £30,000.  

  • Prizes of £5,000, £3,000 and £2,000 will be awarded to innovative ideas that seek to address the increasing problem of plastics that are damaging the marine environment.  

  • Prizes of £5,000, £3,000 and £2,000 will be awarded to Scottish based innovation projects.

  • Prizes of £5,000, £3,000 and £2,000 will be awarded  to innovation projects in the rest of the UK.


We welcome applications from all types of organisations, both not-for-profits and companies, who have an idea or a project they believe is a genuinely new and untested solution to the UK's marine conservation challenges.


The closing date for applications is 31st August 2022. 


 How to apply for funding 

  • Please read the Sea-Changers Innovation Fund Application Guidelines before applying​​. They'll help you decide if your project is eligible and whether you're likely to be in a position to make a successful bid.

  • Complete the Sea-Changers Innovation Fund Application Form. Use the guidelines document to help you. 

  • Return the application form to The closing date is 31st August 2022. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application indicating the timescale for letting you know the outcome.

  • When the grant panel has made their final decision, we will write to you and inform you of the outcome of your application.