CLOSED: Call to run a project providing support for micro, small and medium sized rural businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
This call is now closed. Please do not submit an application for this call. The information provided on this page is for reference purposes only.
This call invites applications for investments that contribute strongly to improved growth and productivity in the food and drink sector in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Applications must show how they will add value to primary agricultural and horticultural products.
For more information, download the call specification.
Projects must be located within the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership area (either rural or urban).
Grants from £35,000 (£10,000 for micro and small enterprises on the Isles of Scilly) up to £1,000,000 are available.
Outline application deadline: 30 October 2015 at 17.00hours
How to apply
Before applicants can submit an application for a grant from the Growth Programme, they will need to register on Rural Payments. If the applicant is already registered on Rural Payments, they will not need to do this again.
Step two: make an outline application
Applicants will need to complete an outline application which can be found here along with supporting guidance.
What happens next
If an outline application is successful, the Rural Payments Agency will contact the applicant and provide them with the detail they will need to complete a full application.
Read the EAFRD Growth Programme guidance. This explains what an applicant must do to apply for a grant, how grant applications are assessed and how to meet the terms of a grant funding offer if an application is successful.
If you have a question call the Rural Payments helpline on 0300 0200 301 or GPEnquiries@rpa.gsi.gov.uk.
Call reference number: 05RD15BS0001