Posted on 2nd December 2021
Category: News

Recently launched is the next Wave of the SME Accelerator Programme for Expressions of Interest and Applications – TDAP Wave 6.

Just to recap what the programme is / does and some blurb that you may wish to use:-

  • 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

Download the following PDF documents for further information
TDAP Wave 6 brochure 2021 FINAL
APC TDAP Wave 6 flyer FINAL