Page 1: Challenge Holders Application

Challenge Projects are part of Creative Informatics, an initiative to bring the city's world-class creative industries and tech sector together, utilising innovative data-driven technologies to develop ground-breaking new products, businesses and experiences. 

Creative Informatics is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), Industrial Strategy Creative Clusters programme, the Scottish Funding Council and the City Region Deal Data Driven Innovation Programme. Creative Informatics is delivered by the University of Edinburgh working in partnership with Edinburgh Napier University, CodeBase and Creative Edinburgh. 

Please complete all the questions in the application form, you can save the form and return at anytime. 

Please note this is a rolling call for which you can apply at anytime until the final closing date of Monday 6th July, 2020 at 5pm.

Interim cut off dates have been set for Monday 18th May, 2020 and Monday 15th June, 2020 at 5pm.  The selection panel will meet following these dates, to review submitted applications.  

Please contact the creative informatics team if you require guidance on the development of your planned proposal and discuss an appropriate submission date. 

Guidance notes are provided within the application form. Further information on the application process, selection criteria and IP arrangements is available on the Creative Informatics website.  You can also download a PDF version of the application form here to review the questions before completing the form. 

If you have any questions about this form, the application process, or anything to do with Challenge Projects we will be very happy to help. Email: