Local Growth Funding

Our latest Local Growth Deal published in July 2016 is available for you to read.

Bioeconomy Growth Fund

As part of our Local Growth Fund, funding of up to £10m is available from our Bioeconomy Growth Fund to grow our area’s businesses.

The Bioeconomy Growth Fund is being made available to the sector which provides a low carbon, renewable alternative to our fossil fuel based economy

Applications for the first round of funding opened on Thursday 08 September and closed October 8th.

The second round of our Bioeconomy Growth Fund is opened in December. You can read more about what this involves and eligibility here.

The deadline for expressions of interest of the second round was 5th Jan and full application submission was on the 20th Feb.