Applications for this grant scheme have now closedOffer letters are expected to be sent to successful applicants by 11 March 2022.
The Ryedale Small Business Development Grant Scheme has been developed by Ryedale District Council to help with start-up costs for new businesses or to assist existing businesses to grow and strengthen their market position, expand into new markets or to address recruitment or skill shortages.
The scheme will encourage the formation of new enterprises and stimulate the growth of established small and medium businesses as they recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Grant payments will be provided to help towards the cost of new machinery and equipment, marketing, digital projects and recruitment to allow businesses to adapt and diversify following the impact of COVID-19.
A total of £30,000 is available with the maximum amount for a single grant capped at £5,000.