SBRI Healthcare announce Phase 3 Competition

SBRI Healthcare is delighted to announce a Phase 3 Competition to support the implementation of mature innovations to address the challenges below:

Mental Health Inequalities in Children and Young People

  • Mental health service and support improvements
  • Mental health service access and support for disadvantaged, marginalised, or BAME communities


NHS Reset and Recovery and New Ways of Working

  • Reducing NHS workforce pressure
  • Increasing NHS effectiveness


Open to innovations in an advanced stage of development to accelerate the generation of evidence in Real World settings.


Funded by NHS England and NHS Improvement, SBRI Healthcare aims to develop innovative products and services that address unmet health needs. This Phase 3 competition is intended to accelerate mature innovations that are in an advanced stage of development, into relevant health or social settings, and to facilitate the generation of evidence in Real World settings required by

commissioners and regulators to make purchasing or other recommendations/decisions.

The contracts awarded will be for a maximum of 9 months and up to £500,000 (inc. VAT) per project.


Key Dates


– Competition launch – 24 August 2021

– Deadline for applications – 13 October 2021

– Shortlisting – November 2021

– Decision Panel – January 2022

– Contracts awarded – February/March 2022


More information is available on the SBRI Healthcare website.