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Events to help your business secure European funding

Last updated 02 October 2023
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ESF Digital Skills Launch and Partnering Event 16 January 2020, 10.30am-2pm

Are you looking for funding from the European Social Fund (ESF) to manage a project to support the unemployed and potential workforce to provide digital skills training to unemployed individuals that will up-skill and, or re-skill them, improve efficiencies and support business productivity?

Join Enterprise M3 LEP at The Red Lion Hotel in Basingstoke for the ESF Digital Skills Launch and Partnering Event to find out more information and network over lunch with potential project partners.

This round of ESF funding opened on 11 November 2019 and will close for submissions at midnight on 3 February 2020.

The total allocation for the Enterprise M3 LEP area is £1,583,520 ESF.

The minimum revenue grant is £150,000 ESF with a 50% intervention rate.

To register your attendance, please click here.


Enterprise M3 Rural Funding Workshop 14th January 2020 10.30am - 2pm

The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) funding in the EM3 LEP area supports SME business development, tourism, and visitor attractions and food and drink processing in rural localities of our geography.

The fund aims to help rural micro, small and new businesses develop, grow and create jobs in rural areas.

EAFRD is part of the Government's Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth Programme. 

The Rural Payments Agency have launched the next round of the RDPE Growth Programme which opened for applications on Monday 4 November 2019. The Expressions of Interest window will close on Sunday 16 February 2020.

Enterprise M3 are hosting a Rural Funding workshop to provide further information and technical assistance to potential applicants. If you would like to attend click here to sign up.

To find out more about the funding go to our EAFRD page at the weblink below. 


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