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There is a huge range of local, regional and national funding options to support your start-up and growth plans. Below is a small selection of options. There’s a lot more. Get in touch with the Growth Hub team today to find out what’s available for your business.

Latest Finance Options

You can view some of the latest grants, loans and alternative finance options here. Get in touch today to find out what’s available for your business.

Investment Readiness

Is your business ready to invest and scale-up for future success Explore our package of support to understand what opportunities are available to you.

Covid-19 business grants and funding

Find out about finance options, including the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme, grants and other support if you have been economically effected.

Industrial Energy Technology Fund

Innovate UK have £40 million available via the second round of the Industrial Energy Technology Fund competitions.

The funding is available for feasibility studies, engineering studies and deployment of technologies that improve the energy efficiency of an industrial process or processes.

DIT Internationalistion Fund

The Department for International Trade has launched its new European Structural and Investment Fund (ESIF) for eligible East Midlands businesses. Match-funded grants of between £1000 and £9000 will be available for future activity.