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Grants for businesses

Innovation 4 Growth (I4G) £500,000 fund

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Our I4G funding scheme is open to small and medium-sized enterprises in the West of England (Bristol, Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire). It supports R&D projects that lead to the development of innovative products, technologies, processes and services with grants of between £10k and £75k. These grants, funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), can cover up to 35% of total project costs.

Visit the Innovation 4 Growth website for more information and application details.

Grants 4 Growth (G4G)

Our new G4G funding scheme is designed to support all types of business, from right across the country, to access academic expertise and/or university’s facilities and equipment. Businesses can apply for 70% funding of projects worth up to £10k.

To apply for, or to speak to us about which grant is more suitable to your business, please email us at

Applications for both schemes close on Monday 30 July 2018.

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