There are many European and UK-wide government business grant schemes; there are also local business funding schemes provided through Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) or through local authorities and organisations such as the Chambers of Commerce. However there were 512 registered schemes at the last count!
Throughout the process, you will need to justify there is additionality i.e. not just the reason why you need funding, but by obtaining a grant, how many new jobs you will create, if you’re opening up new markets or export opportunities or that your idea could be a game changer.
Have you ever wondered what grants are available to help you grow your business? If so, then this workshop is for you.
It will explore what grants are available for different types of organisations, how to apply and tips for success.
More detailed information will focus on:
- Information sources to help you keep abreast of the latest grants
- Eligible costs and what can be included
- Completing a grant application: What you need to explain and provide
- Open and upcoming grant opportunities.
The workshop will be interactive with presentations and an opportunity for questions.