A Digital Grant to boost business activity in North East Lincolnshire

All expressions of interest are expected to have been reviewed by the 15th August 2021.

This fund has been developed in conjunction with North East Lincolnshire council to support businesses in NE Lincolnshire to grow, prosper and recover. Funding can be used for projects that helps businesses diversify, increase productivity, or improve existing operational systems and have a digital focus.

Grant Criteria:

  • Total project costs must be over £1,000 and up to 50% of project costs can be funded. We anticipate the maximum grant funding will be £5,000.
    • Projects should have a digital focus and could be but are not exclusive to:
      • Creation of new websites or updates.
      • Support with implementing digital strategies and improving digital reach/ online profile.
      • Purchase of software, development of CRM’s or introduction of app technology within the business.
      • Investment in ICT infrastructure, servers, ICT hardware and other digital tools.
      • Specialist equipment for digitalising services and processes, such as, measuring, monitoring, tracking equipment.
    • 2 quotes will be required if invited to apply.

The scheme is open to businesses with less than 250 employees that operate within NE Lincs