New invest to grow funding

Invest to Grow is a £16.35m programme of Regional Growth Fund (RGF) monies designed to support private sector businesses across the East Midlands to innovate, grow and create jobs and is available to businesses in the East Midlands including Northamptonshire.

Grants or loans, according to the needs of the business, are available for around 30% of the cost of investment to help create long term sustainable job growth. The business has to find at least 70% of the project cost.

Minimum award size is £15k, so the minimum project cost is likely to be £50k. Maximum award size is £1m.

The programme is aimed at growth sectors such as Transport Equipment Manufacturing, Life Sciences, Construction, Food & Drink Manufacturing, Logistics, Low Carbon, Creative Industries and Visitor Economy.

For further information and to apply, CLICK HERE