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Conviction Investment Partners Founders Fund

Conviction Investment Partners Founders Fund

Conviction Investment Partners are looking for tech businesses that meet the following characteristics: Minimum revenue track record of 12 months Scalable and repeatable business models High annual growth rates Plans to expand internationally Demonstrable ability to become category leaders in local markets Long term unicorn ambitions
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Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme supports small and medium-sized businesses, with an annual turnover of up to £45m, to access loans, overdrafts, invoice finance and asset finance of up to £5 million for up to six years. The government will provide lenders with a guarantee of 80% on each loan (subject to a per-lender…
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County Durham Growth Fund

County Durham Growth Fund

Capital grant for projects that will expand the business and create jobs. Support of up to 45% contribution towards eligible projects over £100,000. Support can be for a range of costs such as land and buildings, premises lease and refurbishment, plant, machinery and equipment, professional fees, installations and software licenses. The fund is for a small…
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COVID-19 Business Support Grant

COVID-19 Business Support Grant

To support businesses during the current lockdown, Gateshead Council has allocated Additional Restrictions Grans to establish the Business Support Grant to assist businesses with fixed property overheads, that have been severely impacted but have not been eligible to access grant funding since the introduction of local restrictions on 18 September 2020. Are you eligible? Businesses…
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Defence and Security Accelerator

Defence and Security Accelerator

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) finds and funds exploitable innovation to support UK defence and security quickly and effectively, and support UK prosperity. To do this, DASA seeks groundbreaking ideas and funds industry and academia to develop their innovative ideas into exploitable products and services for defence and security customers and build an innovation…
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Development Capital Fund

Development Capital Fund

This Development Capital Fund provides a range of funding packages up to £2 million, investing in established small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) looking for capital to help them unlock their growth potential.
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Durham Ambitious Business Start-Ups

Durham Ambitious Business Start-Ups

Do you want to turn a great idea into a successful business? Have you started a business but need help putting your ambitious growth plans into action? If you’re based in County Durham, the DABS programme has been specificlly designed to give ambitious individuals like you the support and guidance you need to start and…
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Durham Business Recovery Grant

Durham Business Recovery Grant

The Durham Business Recovery Grant is a £5 million fund to help County Durham businesses to recover from the effects of COVID-19. How much can you apply for? You can apply for a grant of between £1,000 and £40,000, at an intervention rate of 75% or 3/4. For example, for a project costing £1,333 a…
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Durham Future Innovation Building Project

Durham Future Innovation Building Project

Eligible businesses will receive 12 hours of free innovation training, mentoring, and access to sector specific ecosystems to support knowledge towards activating their innovation. Businesses will develop an action plan, whilst they attend training workshops and masterclasses.   After completing 12 hours of training and mentoring, businesses will be able to submit their action plans…
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Durham Internships and Collaborative Enterprise Project

Durham Internships and Collaborative Enterprise Project

Have you got an idea or project with no resources to take it forward? Durham University Careers & Enterprise centre has funding available for SMEs with a base in County Durham who are looking to establish internships and graduate opportunities. Match funding is available for up to 3 months full time salary costs (based on a…
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