Funding & Support
Find available Funding and Support
We offer a wide range of funding options and support services for businesses in our area, including one-to-one support and Shepway Apprenticeship Grant programme. Sign up for FREE face-to-face business support.
Shepway District Council offers business briefings with Pro-actions and a wide range of high quality support services for local businesses through a contract with Let’s Do Business.Find out more
Shepway Apprenticeship Grant
Shepway District Council gives grants for local businesses to employ local residents as apprentices. Apprenticeships provide an opportunity for your business to grow and viable career progression for young people.
The Shepway Apprenticeship Scheme is now closed to new applications.Find out more
Every business could do with a growth boost and if you’re an expanding business or an ambitious start-up, we can help you access the finance you need through experts that are able to help you secure these funds.Find out more
The Marsh Million £1 million growth fund helped more than 20 Romney Marsh businesses to start up or expand. It is currently closed to applications, but once loans are repaid the funding will be recycled to help promote further business opportunities.
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Folkestone Community Works Programme
Are you a charity, voluntary or public sector organisation or business interested in accessing European funding for projects to help people into work or businesses to grow in central Folkestone? If so read on. The CLLD initiative is part funded by the ERDF and ESF programmes.
The Folkestone Community Works Programme is part-funded by the European Structural and Investment Funds 2014-20 and is managed by Shepway District Council.Find out more