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New Business Start Up Grant Application

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Business Details

Please note if the main contact is not a director of the business further evidence may be required.


Purpose of Grant Support*: (Please indicate the type of grant support required to help you achieve your project aims:)

Please complete this section ONLY if you are requesting grant support for Upgraded Connectivity.

Do you currently have a broadband service?

If yes, please visit broadbandtest.which.co.uk to determine your current connection speed.


Grant Details

Grants of £1000 are available to eligible SMEs in the Humber area. The activity must be completed and defrayal evidence provided within 3 months of grant approval. The total cost of the project must be between £2,000 and £2,500 excluding VAT.

Please provide the full address of the premises where the broadband connection is due to take place.


Breakdown of Costs:


Please provide information on the background of your business, what does it do, number of employees, grant history etc.

Please provide information on the impact that this project will have on the growth of your business, for example increase in jobs, profits, turnover, efficiencies.

Match Funding*: (Please indicate the type of grant support required to help you achieve your project aims:)

Match funding must be real cash and cannot include any element of in-kind match funding from beneficiary SMEs or a third party. Please specify the source of match funding below and ensure you are prepared to confirm these funds prior to grant approval.

How will Grant Support Help*:

As required by European Commission (EC) State Aid law, funding may only be awarded when it produces an incentive effect, examples of which are listed below:

Please provide information on the impact that this project will have on the growth of your business, for example increase in jobs, profits, turnover, efficiencies.


Application Requirements*:


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