There is £1.2m available for projects that will create jobs and economic growth in the following areas:
Grant payments are paid in arrears and therefore applicants need to demonstrate that they have sufficient funds to pay for the project costs until grant payments are received. It is expected that a maximum of 3 claims will be paid per project and that the minimum grant value of each claim will be £2500.
Successful applicants who are offered a grant will need to follow the terms of the grant funding agreement throughout the whole period – and for 5 years after the date of the final payment. This will be explained in more detail when a grant is offered.
The minimum grant that can be applied for is £2,500. The maximum grant amount will typically be £40,000. Grants will typically be limited to a maximum of 40% of the project’s total eligible costs.
The grant amount will depend on:
Full Application Guidance can be downloaded HERE. It is strongly recommended that applicants go through the handbook in-depth to check that their project meets the criteria of the funding and the local priorities.
Contact: Shalon Perkins, LEADER Programme Coordinator
Tel: 01724 297768
|Application Deadline||Decision Date|
|01 February 2018||28 March 2018|
|01 May 2018||27 June 2018|
|02 August 2018||26 September 2018|
|04 October 2018||28 November 2018|
01724 297768 or 07527 422531