Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative Recycled Fund
Up to £500,000 loan fund for small SMEs in the manufacturing supply chain who are looking for investment to grow and support job creation
Better Business Finance UK
Free, quick and easy access to a directory of approved finance suppliers, up to £20,000,000 for UK businesses
Big Issue Invest – UK
Big Issue Invest helps social enterprises and charities by providing loans and investments, between £20,000 and £1.5 million, who have been operating for at least 24 months.
Enterprise programme for young people – UK
The Prince’s Trust helps young people aged 18 to 30 between £1000 and £5000 who want to set up their own business in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland and provides training and mentoring, support to help write a business plan and support to apply for a low interest loan.
Funding and Advice, for Space Services
Funding, technical and business expertise, networks and partnerships for business who are looking to develop a space-based service.
Funding is available for businesses to develop services that use:
- Satellite communications
- Earth observations
- Satellite navigation
- Other space technologies
Peer to per loans of up to £1 million for established SME’s in England, who are a sole trader, limited company or partnership, and have at least two years of trading history and ownership of the business will remain in the UK.
Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme
Up to £3,500 grant contribution to pay towards upgrading business broadband to a high speed capable connection.
Funding between £3,000 and £5 million for community organisations to help restore neglected historic buildings and sites and unlock their economic potential.
Horizon Europe Funding
Funding for research or innovation that’s ground breaking, improves European research standards or responds to challenges like climate change or food security.
Horizon Europe (europa.eu)
Offers grants of between £25,000 and £10 million and innovation loans of between £100,000 and £1 million to realise the potential of new technologies, develop ideas and make them a commercial success.
Innovate UK EDGE
Expert advice for businesses looking to commercialise new ideas and succeed in international markets.
Innovate UK EDGE (ukri.org)
Made Smarter West of England
Support and potential grants to help manufacturing SMEs adopt Industrial Digital Technologies (IDT) to enable their development and growth
Made smarter – technology adoption – Growth Hub (westofengland-ca.gov.uk)
Mobile Boost Scheme
Vouchers towards the cost of indoor mobile signal boosters in Devon and Somerset
Mobile Boost Voucher Scheme – Connecting Devon and Somerset
National Tooling Loan Fund
Loans, between £50, 000 and £2 million to help toolmakers and component manufacturer fund the design, development and manufacturing of tooling and have evidence of 2 years track record and proven ability to complete similar projects previously.
South West Investment Group Finance
Loans ranging between £25,000 and £250,000 for new and growing SMEs in the Southwest of England which have the potential to grow and benefit the economy.