FCS Associates

Audience of the Future – Design Foundations 2

This competition is for early-stage projects that use customer research to generate ideas that meet customer needs. Fast, low-cost prototyping and user testing of those ideas is also within scope.

Your project must deliver well-defined, user-validated ideas ready for further technical research and development (R&D).You must aim to discover insights about the problem space, consumer motivations and behaviours.

Your project must use established human-centred design principles in developing your idea. for example, the Design Council’s ‘double diamond’ process.

Projects must include activities or work packages that:

  • discover customer perceptions, motivations, and behaviour
  • define the problem statement and pinpoint the characteristics necessary to make any solution desirable and fit for purpose
  • deliver clearly communicated ideas that have been validated through fast, low-cost prototyping and user-testing and are ready for further technical R&D

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Location: UK

Value: up to £50k

Deadline: 29 Sept 2021

Date Added: 25 Aug 2021

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Audience of the Future – Design Foundations 2 - FCS Associates

Audience of the Future – Design Foundations 2

This competition is for early-stage projects that use customer research to generate ideas that meet customer needs. Fast, low-cost prototyping and user testing of those ideas is also within scope.

Your project must deliver well-defined, user-validated ideas ready for further technical research and development (R&D).You must aim to discover insights about the problem space, consumer motivations and behaviours.

Your project must use established human-centred design principles in developing your idea. for example, the Design Council’s ‘double diamond’ process.

Projects must include activities or work packages that:

  • discover customer perceptions, motivations, and behaviour
  • define the problem statement and pinpoint the characteristics necessary to make any solution desirable and fit for purpose
  • deliver clearly communicated ideas that have been validated through fast, low-cost prototyping and user-testing and are ready for further technical R&D

Click here to find out more.  

Location: UK

Value: up to £50k

Deadline: 29 Sept 2021

Date Added: 25 Aug 2021

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants
Audience of the Future – Design Foundations 2 - FCS Associates

Audience of the Future – Design Foundations 2

This competition is for early-stage projects that use customer research to generate ideas that meet customer needs. Fast, low-cost prototyping and user testing of those ideas is also within scope.

Your project must deliver well-defined, user-validated ideas ready for further technical research and development (R&D).You must aim to discover insights about the problem space, consumer motivations and behaviours.

Your project must use established human-centred design principles in developing your idea. for example, the Design Council’s ‘double diamond’ process.

Projects must include activities or work packages that:

  • discover customer perceptions, motivations, and behaviour
  • define the problem statement and pinpoint the characteristics necessary to make any solution desirable and fit for purpose
  • deliver clearly communicated ideas that have been validated through fast, low-cost prototyping and user-testing and are ready for further technical R&D

Click here to find out more.  

Location: UK

Value: up to £50k

Deadline: 29 Sept 2021

Date Added: 25 Aug 2021

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants