Wed 11th Dec 2019 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Avoncroft Museum, Bromsgrove, B60 4JR
The next wave of the Rural Development Programme for England will open for applications on Monday 4th November. The Expressions of Interest window will close on 16th February 2020.
As part of this a series of workshops will be held in Worcestershire to help businesses to learn how they can apply for this wave of funding.
A minimum of £35m is being made available under this new round. The minimum grant has been reduced from £35k to £20k to allow more micro and small businesses to benefit from this support. Similar to before, there will be three themes – Business Development, Tourism Infrastructure and Food Processing. The maximum grant under the Business Development and Tourism themes will be limited to €200,000, whilst the maximum grant under the Food Processing theme will be limited to £750,000.