Enterprising Worcestershire offering higher value grants


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In Summary

General | 20th November 2019
Match funding is available to SMEs in Worcestershire for investment in new equipment and more.

In Detail

The Enterprising Worcestershire Grant Fund has announced further funding is available to offer grants from £1,000 up to a maximum of £2,500 at a match funding rate of 50%. In addition, there will be a limited amount of grants at a higher value of £5,000 available to businesses on a competitive basis.

Businesses based in the county, can use the grant to invest in new business equipment, a new website, software and anything else that will help to develop a business in the early years.

The scheme will enable SMEs to establish and grow whilst making a positive contribution to the Worcestershire economy and employment rates across the County by creating more sustainable SMEs.

The Enterprising Worcestershire programme is supported with funding from Worcestershire County Council, local District Councils and the European Regional Development Fund. All applications and grant expenditure must comply with EU eligibility criteria.

Further information on applying and eligibility can be found on the application and guidance notes >

The call closes on 11 December 2019.

Please contact Ibby Hussain: EU Project Support Worker Email: ihussain@worcestershire.gov.uk