The Government of Scotland and the UK Government as a whole both offer many funding programmes to qualified entrepreneurs. These resources include 37 business loan programmes and 92 business grant programmes. Furthermore, there are several government support programmes that are currently available to aid small business owners with matters not involving funding assistance. These opportunities include mentorship programmes, expert advice, free seminars and much more.
Qualified Scotland based businesses may receive up to £10,000,000 to go toward their business expenses. As a new entrepreneur there are many other things you must worry about aside from spending hours seeking out the funding programmes that you may qualify for. To aid you with your research, you can try our Funding Finder to quickly and easily see exactly which programmes you may be eligible for and how much funding you can potentially receive.
For a complete listing of all the Scotland based entrepreneurs who have received government funding in the past, take a look at the current list of successful funding recipients from within Scotland.
These entrepreneurs received, on average, £202,246 in government grant or loan money, or were approved for help from non-finance based government support programme.
Recipients discuss their success
and give you tips to get funding.
Take 15 seconds to learn how much money your small business may be able to receive from the UK Government in Grants and/or Loans.
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