Written by

Lauren Flitcroft

Date

August 21, 2020
“These grants for new technology and equipment could help hundreds of businesses back on their feet.” - Councillor Rufus Gilbert, Devon County Council Cabinet Member for Economy and Skills

Growth Support Kickstart Grant Scheme

 

What is it?

The Growth Support Kickstart Grant Scheme is a grant of between £1,000 and £3,000 which small and medium sized businesses across Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay can apply for in the coming weeks to fund the purchase of:

> Specialist advice such as digital, website development, digital marketing and transformation
> Minor items that enable the business to adopt new technology that supports its day to day running costs
> Minor items that enable the business to adopt existing technology that supports its day to day running costs

What is the aim of the grant?

The aim of the fund is to support as many businesses as possible, with grants being issued on a first come, first served basis through the completion of a simple application form.

When will applications be open?

The grant application will be going live from 12pm on TUESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER on a first-come, first served basis.

Further details of the scheme, eligibility criteria and the online application process are available HERE.

Who can apply?

The grant scheme is open to small and medium sized businesses based in Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay.

More information can be found here.

How can we, Dirty Martini help?

Here at Dirty Martini, we are putting together some bespoke packages specifically to support businesses on the scheme. A Website Development/Design package, an Ecommerce package, a Social Media Training package, a Digital Marketing Kickstarter Campaign package and a Brand Development Course package (what we call ‘Brand Sprint’) with our inhouse team.

If you are interested in applying for the grant to use one of our packages and for more information, please contact us on hello@dirty-martini.com or call us on 01392 911056.

Once the application link is live, we will share this with our email newsletter subscribers. Be sure to fill out the form below to be kept ‘in the know’ and you’ll get a free download of our Lookbook too!

 

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