Financial support

Grant in Enterprise

As an existing business you could access up to £2,500 of funding to help your business. NBV have directly supported local businesses to access over £2m in grant funding over the past 3 years and they are now offering businesses in Newark and Sherwood the Grant for Enterprise.

Eligible businesses can claim up to £2,500 for specific projects or investments. In order to be eligible you must:

For more information on the grants available visit the NBV Grant in Enterprise website.

Invest to Grow Fund

The “Invest to Grow “ fund is operated through the University of Derby. The fund focuses on growth, innovation and the creation of sustainable jobs. The types of projects which would attract funding are:

There are many ways businesses can use the funding, here are a few examples but the list is not exhaustive:

If you are an SME, Sole Trader or Partnership and can demonstrate that you have tried to access funds from elsewhere and have been unable to do so and that your project will result in the creation of jobs that can be sustained for at least 3 years you can apply.

University of Derby - Access to funding

Other sources of funding and business support available at local and national levels includes:   

Contact Us

Invest Newark & Sherwood
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

01636 655260/01636 655277