FCS Associates

Business Basics 2 – SME productivity

Business Basics was announced in the government’s Industrial Strategy to test innovative ways of encouraging small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to adopt existing productivity-boosting technology and management practices.

This is the second round of the Business Basics Fund. We are funding 2 types of project in this round: trials and proof of concepts.

Proof of concept projects

This competition is for proof of concept projects for ideas that are in early development. They should encourage SMEs to adopt existing technologies and/or management practices that can boost firm level productivity.

Trials

Trial projects will test different approaches to encouraging SMEs to adopt existing technologies and/or management practices that can boost firm productivity. These projects will help to generate robust evidence on the most effective approaches, and build an understanding of the short, medium and long-term impacts of these approaches.

Click here for more information

Need help applying for this Grant? Contact us

Location: England

Value: Up to £60k

Deadline: 17/04/19

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants
Twitter Twitter Feed @FCSAssociates
Twitter LinkedIn
Business Basics 2 - SME productivity - FCS Associates

Business Basics 2 – SME productivity

Business Basics was announced in the government’s Industrial Strategy to test innovative ways of encouraging small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to adopt existing productivity-boosting technology and management practices.

This is the second round of the Business Basics Fund. We are funding 2 types of project in this round: trials and proof of concepts.

Proof of concept projects

This competition is for proof of concept projects for ideas that are in early development. They should encourage SMEs to adopt existing technologies and/or management practices that can boost firm level productivity.

Trials

Trial projects will test different approaches to encouraging SMEs to adopt existing technologies and/or management practices that can boost firm productivity. These projects will help to generate robust evidence on the most effective approaches, and build an understanding of the short, medium and long-term impacts of these approaches.

Click here for more information

Need help applying for this Grant? Contact us

Location: England

Value: Up to £60k

Deadline: 17/04/19

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants