Apply for a grant to help small and medium-sized businesses new to importing or exporting  

The SME Brexit Support Fund could give you up to £2,000 to help with training or professional advice. If your business has up to 500 employees and no more than £100 million annual turnover.

 

Low Carbon Workspaces

Grants of up to £5,000 are now available to cover a third of the cost of making energy improvements such as insulation, LED lighting, boilers, heat pumps and solar PV.

Low Carbon Workspaces helps small to medium sized businesses in Hertfordshire identify ways to reduce their energy usage and subsidises the cost of many different energy efficiency solutions

Hertfordshire LEP

The Hertfordshire LEP has a range of support packages designed to help your business grow and succeed. 

Herts Chamber of Commerce Funding Finder

If you are struggling to navigate the current funding landscape as the impact of Covid-19 continues to unfold, then the Chamber Finance Finder platform simplifies and speeds up the funding process, matching member businesses with the right funding solutions across loans, equity and grants.

 

Hertfordshire Growth Hub

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) across Hertfordshire can access grants of up to £5,000 or one-to-one advice, as part of a package of tailored business support from Hertfordshire Growth Hub. 

If you're interested in receiving information on a wealth of finance and funding information, including Get Growing 2and HCC Community Innovation Fund – Crowdfund, as well as in-depth advice you need to register.

Please note access to grant funding will be dependent upon the eligibility criteria for each of the schemes. To find out more, please register on the Hertfordshire Growth Hub Website. Once registered you will be able to find more information on all the above schemes using GrantFinder - our online funding portal which you’ll find in the Knowledge Bank.

Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long-term unemployment.

Employers of all sizes can apply for funding which covers:

The scheme runs until the end of December 2021