The Grant for New Business funding is available from £1,000 to £2,500 at an intervention rate of 25%.   Minimum project cost is £4,000 and maximum grant is £2,500.

Grants can be used to purchase equipment or consultancy services.

In order to be eligible businesses must be:

  • Ready to start trading
  • Selling business to business NOT business to consumer/retail
  • Business registered with Companies House or HMRC (We can help with this)
  • Based in Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire or Greater Lincolnshire

The grant can be used for equipment including:-

  • computer hardware and software
  • tools and machinery
  • monitoring/measuring apparatus
  • photography equipment
  • office furniture

Or toward consultancy services such as:-

  • marketing strategies
  • IT projects
  • sales strategy
  • growth mentoring and coaching

This list is not exhaustive.

Application Process : Online Expression of Interest, followed by full application. 3 quotes required for all items.    Closing date for the scheme is 31/03/2019

Contact:  NBV Enterprise Solutions, 0844 887 2568, enquiries@nbv.co.uk