The scheme can provide ICT specialist advice relating to company growth plans. Our advisors can support you through many aspects such as:
The Priority Sectors are as follows:
Start-up businesses across the Humber can now apply for a new ICT grant of £1,000 through the Humber Business Growth Hub’s #GrowMySME Programme. If you’ve been in business for less than 12 months and need funding to help with the cost of connection to superfast broadband, IT equipment or software, the ICT for Growth Business Start-Up Grant could be the perfect solution.
Identified through your one-to-one support from our advisors, you may be able to access our small grants scheme. Please note that these grants are discretionary, and applications will be assessed as part of a competitive process and therefore are not guaranteed. Grants can fund 40% of eligible costs of projects ranging from as little as £1,000 to up to £9,999.
The Digital Catalyst programme is designed specifically for businesses with more than 10 employees who can demonstrate that they have the ambition to grow their business.
Digital Catalyst will help participating businesses identify how you can deliver higher levels of performance in their business through the adoption of digital technology such as integrated digital systems or big data analytics.
Our fully funded workshops, masterclasses and briefing programmes can help you develop the skills you need to enhance your digital offering and systems. We have specially selected expert speakers and presenters so you can be confident that you’ll come away from the event with valuable skills and knowledge.
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We offer an extensive workshop programme to cover key areas of ICT for business growth, all events will be held at venues across the Humber region. Our range of specialist workshops will develop your knowledge in:
We’ve already helped a number of businesses on their way to success and want to make it as simple as possible for you to access support too. If you’re interested in attending a bespoke one-to-one session, taking part in one of our workshops or finding out whether you’re eligible for a business grant, just follow our three simple steps:
Now that you’ve found the scheme that’s right for you, all you need to do is complete the online form to register your interest.
95% of SMEs in the Humber region may be eligible to access support. If you’re a business with under 250 full-time equivalent employees you should fit the bill.
Simply complete an Expression of Interest and we’ll check your eligibility for you. One of our advisors will then be in touch to find out how we can help.Enquire Now
As a minimum, your business must:
If eligible, SMEs will be able to apply for all aspects of theprogramme.Enquire Now
Finance for Growth, ICT for Growth and the Business Growth Scheme are supported by the 2014 to 2020 European Regional Development Fund Programme. These schemes are delivered by Humber Business Growth Hub and Hull City Council, in partnership with East Riding of Yorkshire Council, North Lincolnshire Council, North East Lincolnshire Council and e-factor Group Ltd.