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North East Business Support Fund

Delivered by NBSL

County Durham

Over £300,000 of funding still available to County Durham Businesses - join over 3000 small businesses who've grown and developed with a grant from the North East Business Support Fund

Tyne & Wear and Northumberland

NBSL hope to secure additional funding to extend this programme but they do not expect this to be available until early 2021. As soon as funds are available, we will update this scheme listing page

True to their mission, NBSL are keen to support as many businesses as they can with grants to help a range of business projects happen through these difficult times.  The North East Business Support Fund can offer grants that can be used for any external resource to help adapt or market their business differently and is aimed at businesses from Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and County Durham.  Up to 40% ERDF funding for projects between £2,500 and £8,000 is available – providing up to £3,200 in grant.  Projects could include:

  • Website updates & improvements including social media development
  • E-commerce website build
  • Sales advice or sales strategy
  • Consultancy advice on revised operating procedures
  • Consultancy advice on continuity or contingency planning
  • Supply chain redevelopment or analysis
  • Financial restructuring or remodelling

NBSL operate a simple online application process that can take less than 15 minutes to complete and our team of advisors can now handle your contract virtually – minimising the impact of COVID-19 on the project process.   For more information on how the North East Business Support Fund can help you, click here

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