The Department for International Trade has launched its new Internationalisation Fund for eligible businesses in England. Match-funded grants of between £1,000 and £9,000 will be available for future activity (subject to eligibility and availability). To secure a grant, you will need to fund a proportion of your costs yourself. This varies according to where your business is based and will be either 40 or 50% of the total cost.
New rules apply to things like travel and doing business with Europe. Use this EU Exit checker to get a personalised list of actions for your business.
A list of various finance and support for your business
We provide ongoing virtual support, growth programmes and events and workshops for the innovators, founders and entrepreneurs of Birmingham and the wider Midlands area.
Originally announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in September 2020, Pay As You Grow (PAYG) will enable businesses who have started repaying their Bounce Back Loans to: request an extension of their loan term to 10 years from six years, at the same fixed interest rate of 2.5% reduce their monthly repayments for six months by paying interest only. This option is available up to three times during the term of their Bounce Back Loan take a repayment holiday for up to six months. This option is available once during the term of their Bounce Back Loan.
Information for companies applying for mode shift revenue support and waterborne freight grant schemes, which offer help with rail or water freight
Based at Wolverhampton Science Park, Turning the Black Country Green assists Black Country businesses in measuring and reducing their carbon footprint, certifying them Carbon Neutral PAS2060 and assisting them to define their road path to Net Zero by 2030, twenty years ahead of the UK back stop.
Thrive at Work is a fully funded wellbeing programme that is available to organisations in the Black Country. The programme is based on academic research and provides a structured wellbeing toolkit to support employee health and wellbeing. It is designed to maximise the potential of employees, reduce sickness absence, improve retention, increase resilience and increase productivity by assisting employers to create a healthier and happier workforce for all.
Search for SME and academic partners to manufacture, distribute, co-develop and supply your products, ideas and services.
The BFI Doc Society Ripple Effect Fund is a new National Lottery funded initiative that enables and empowers communities, networks and organisations to build their own inclusive vision for the independent UK documentary sector from the ground up.
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The government’s new scheme will help small businesses across the UK, learn new skills, reach new customers and boost profits.
We are the UK innovation agency’s resource for innovative SMEs from any sector who are ambitious to grow further and scale
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National Lottery Project Grants is our open access programme for arts, museums and libraries projects. The fund supports thousands of individual artists, community and cultural organisations.
The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) is a registered charity, working since 1976 to promote the conservation and sustainable re-use of historic buildings for the benefit of communities across the UK, particularly in economically disadvantaged areas. The AHF exists to help communities find enterprising ways to revitalise the old buildings they love. We help them with advice, grants and loans. Our support acts as a catalyst for putting sustainable heritage at the heart of vibrant local economies. For over 40 years, we’ve been the leading social investor in creating new futures for historic buildings.
WRAP was established as a not-for-profit company in 2000; we became a charity in 2014. WRAP is one of the globe's leading sustainability charities. Based in the UK and with projects around the world we work with businesses, governments, citizens and charities to make the planet a healthier, safer place.