Grants of up to 40% of a total project cost can be provided to applicants that meet the eligibility criteria, are located within the Coast to Capital Region and can demonstrate how the investment will lead to job creation and growth.
Grants of between £15,000 and £100,000 will be available to eligible businesses.
Applicants must be able to incur full project costs by 31 March 2017 and the grant can only be used to fund capital items , such as the acquisition, enhancement or creation of capital assets which have a useful life of at least 12 months.
Applications for Expressions of Interest are now open until 12 noon on 30 September or earlier, if the amount of funding available (£2,457,000) is awarded prior to this date.
For more information on the Coast to Capital Region Business Growth Grants Programme, and to access the Expression of Interest Form and Guidelines: