Here's our latest roundup of the grants and funds for businesses that are still available.
The EU are currently calling for proposals from SMEs for three projects. Businesses that qualify could receive up to 75% of their eligible costs.
Shell run a competition every month, where businesses could win £5000 towards a project which helps the UK become more sustainable. This month's closes on June 30th.
This fund is still available for new projects which create safe and sustainable jobs. The final 'Expression of Interest' deadline for this fund is the 5th of August 2016 - although the website does state that this is subject to available funds.
This fund is still running and offers support when you hire a graduate. The next closing date for submission is 6th July, 2016, but the website states it currently plans to run until 8th March, 2017.
This support is still available for SMEs that are looking to hire graduates.
If you're thinking about hiring an apprentice, this fund is still available.
This fund is still running, and offers up to £2800 towards your next business venture. The website still states that it could now take 15 days to receive a reply to your application.
You can still claim tax relief if a project you're running aims to advance science or technology. The tax relief on allowable R&D costs is currently at 230%.
If you know of a fund or grant that we should be talking about, get in touch with us at 0191 482 044