Scoping Our Planet

Clarification questions

Answering your questions

Ahead of submitting your application, we encourage you to read our funding FAQs and our opportunity seed FAQs. If you still have questions related to the Scoping Our Planet opportunity seed funding call, please reach out to

We’ll update this page twice a week with answers.

Nb: clarification questions should be submitted no later than 16 June 2024 at 00:00 BST. Clarification questions received after this date will not be reviewed. 

Are non-optical technologies in scope of this ‘Scoping Our Planet’ funding call? 

Measurement technologies do not have to be optical, but would need to show how they are improving understanding of the climate.