How to Win Grant Funding
Type: Business Growth
Venue: Mansfield Innovation Centre, Oakham Business Park, Hamilton Way, Mansfield, NG18 5BR, Nottinghamshire
Date: Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Time: 9:00am - 12:30pm
Available To: Eligible SME's
Speaker: David Smith
Member Price: FREE
Non-Member Price: FREE
This seminar is hosted by the D2N2 Growth Hub, Oxford Innovation and East Midlands Business. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.
This seminar will help you identify the correct funding for your business and help you to submit a competitive proposal. Key issues we will cover include:
- Who are “the funders” and what are they looking for?
- Capital and Revenue funding
- State Aid – what does it mean?
- Application process – top tips (and common mistakes)
- Financial projections – what are the funders looking for?
- Examples of some of the funds available today.
Who should attend?
This seminar is open to eligible SME's based in Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.
- 9am-9.30am: Sign in, networking and refreshments
- 9.30am: Introduction to the D2N2 Growth Hub
- 9.45am: Seminar presentation
- 10.45am: Refreshments
- 11.00am: Seminar presentation
- 12.00pm: Q&A
- 12.15pm-12.30pm: Close
Speaker - David Smith
The workshop will be delivered by David Smith, who divides his time between managing the Capital Growth Fund grant programme on behalf of EMB Ltd and providing business coaching for the resident customers in Mansfield Innovation Centre on behalf of Oxford Innovation. David has a wealth of experience, having managed various grant programmes and supported businesses across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to successfully secure in excess of £10m in funding over the past 5 years.
The support provided by D2N2 Growth Hub 2019-2022 is part-funded via the European Regional Development Fund, therefore we are required to evidence that you are a small to medium sized enterprise. Prior to attending a D2N2 Growth Hub event, or contact with a D2N2 Growth Hub Adviser, you will need to submit an SME enrolment form providing details of your business. If you haven’t already done so, you can complete this now by downloading the form HERE.
Please print the form, complete all areas, sign in ink, scan and return by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with Growth Hub 2019-22 enrolment form in the subject line. We must receive the completed SME Enrolment form prior to the event date in order to confirm your booking, failure to complete the form will result in your booking being cancelled.