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As part of my communications in connection with upcoming webinar on Funding for SMEs in Dorset I was passed a link to the snappily tilted “Additional Restrictions Grant (“ARG”) phase 5: Dorset Growth and Resilience Fund”.
Before I go on and set out an overview of the Fund I should point out that:
- There is limited ARG funding available. The fund is a competitive round and only the highest scoring applications will receive funding.
- This phase will close on 7 December 2021.
Dorset Growth and Resilience Fund – key details
Key details of the Fund as extracted from Dorset Council webpage are:
|Eligibility||Your application needs to fit into one of 3 categories:
Your business needs to be based inside of the Dorset Council area
|Grants||Grant awards range from £5,000 to £50,000.
You will need to provide a budget breakdown of how the grant will be spent.
|Exclusions and Ineligible spending||You will not be able to claim the grant if your business:
The grant cannot be used:
Dorset Growth and Resilience Fund – more details
More details, together with a link to the policy document and application portal are at Dorset Council webpage. On this webpage there is a contact email for queries.
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By the 23 November 2021 I will have a “Finance in Dorset factsheet to share with delegates – but thought given the timescale for applications to be in on Dorset Growth and Resilience Fund, I would share these detail now.