Investment for Growth is a new grant which is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), and delivered by the Investment Centre.
The fund is available to SMEs in the North East of England who are planning to improve their business through investing in business development projects.
The fund will provide grants of up to 40% of the total project value (restrictions apply), please check our eligibility checklist of further details.
How can Investment for Growth help your business?
- A direct route to financial assistance to help you improve and grow your business.
- Access to an experienced business adviser, to support and guide you through the whole process.
- Investment for projects which will result in the safeguarding or creating of jobs.
- Assistance in finding the right service provider, through the Service Provider Register.
Tracey Watson, Senior project manager said: “Every eligible business which gets in touch will be assigned a dedicated advisor who will work with them through the process. The team of advisors are incredibly experienced and well-placed to offer guidance and invaluable advice.
But of course every businesses needs are different and the advisers will give as much or as little support as is needed.
“The fund is here to help the region’s business community and we’ve already seen a lot of interest. It’s a real opportunity for the region’s businesses to access funding to help them grow.”
To access the Investment for Growth programme call 0191 426 6408 or visit www.investment4growth.co.uk