Financing your Business Growth - Marketplace

Why not explore your opportunities to grow and develop with support from the funding schemes attending the Marketplace at the Financing Your Business Growth Conference?

1:1 appointments are available to book - contact to book.

The following funding schemes will be represented:
Low Carbon Across the South East (LoCASE)
The LoCASE project is an ERDF project which can provide match-funded grants of up to £10,000 to help cover the cost of energy efficiency measures for any small or medium sized business as well as enable businesses in the low carbon sector to expand and develop.
BEST Growth Hub
The BEST Growth Hub provides business support to small and medium sized businesses in Essex, primarily through its website as well as through face-to-face and online free business support workshops and business navigators who offer 1:1 signposting.
KEEP+ is an ERDF project which provides grants to assist small and medium sized businesses to access knowledge and expertise through collaboration with the University sector.
Tendring SME Growth Fund
Tendring District Council’s SME Growth Fund provides grants between £3,000 and £150,000 for new and existing businesses located or thinking of locating within the Tendring District in the manufacturing, engineering, energy, low carbon, maritime or research and development sectors
University of Essex Business Innovation Vouchers
Access to up to £5k of funding for tailored consultancy on small scale projects which provides a business with support towards the development of innovative processes or products.
Data Analytics Innovation Vouchers
Business and Local Government Data Research Centre
Data Analytics Innovation Vouchers gives local authorities, SMEs and charities up to £2,000 to work with our world class researchers to review your data and improve your analytics and/or to provide data analytics training for your staff.
Higher Level Digital/IT Skills in Workforce
CI Business Solutions
Full funding is available to support small and medium sized businesses based in Essex fill skills gaps requiring digital technology expertise.
Enterprise Europe Network
The Enterprise Europe Network provide free service advising on all forms of funding, EU and UK grants.
Innovate UK
Innovate UK is the UK’s innovation agency and works with people, companies and partner organisations to find and drive the science and technology innovations that will grow the UK economy.
Arts Council England/Lottery Funding
Arts Council England offer a grants programme for individuals, arts organisations and other people who use the arts in their work.