European Regional Development Funding Opportunities & Networking Event

Worcestershire has more than £4m available to invest in projects that will deliver support for innovation, business support and support for the low carbon economy.

Organisations and businesses across Worcestershire are being invited to learn about the funding opportunities available. The event will take place from 9:30am to 1pm on Friday 26 July 2019 at the Worcestershire County Council Chamber.

The event is aimed at organisations, businesses, local authority officers and elected members who wish to:

  • Support new business development, support and innovation
  • Support the low carbon economy
  • Network and collaborate
  • Learn from successful bidders and case studies
  • Apply for grant funding to support a new or growing business

The session will include information on the funding available and case studies of organisations who will share their experience of securing ERDF funding and how projects have supported Worcestershire businesses.

The presentations will be followed by a training session (12pm – 1pm) for organisations and businesses interested in bidding where funding officers will be on hand to answer questions and provide practical advice and assistance to potential bidders and grant applicants.

This session will assist those who wish to apply for the European Regional Development Funding that is available and will include support to small and medium sized enterprises and other organisations who wish to apply for future grant funding ERDF programmes may provide.

There will also be space for those who wish use this time as an opportunity to network with other organisations to develop ideas.

For further information visit the Worcestershire Business Central website and to register for the event visit the eventbrite page here.