The Regional Growth Fund (RGF) is now open for bids
21 Oct 2013
The Regional Growth Fund (RGF) is a £3.2 billion fund, helping companies throughout England to create jobs between now and the mid-2020s.
The payment of Regional Growth Fund money is spread between 2011 and 2017 to support projects, and programmes, that use private sector investment to create economic growth and sustainable employment.
The first 3 rounds of the Regional Growth Fund are now delivering, with £2 billion awarded to almost 300 projects and programmes. These projects and programmes have committed to deliver 473,000 jobs and £12 billion of private sector investment.
The Regional Growth Fund is a flexible and competitive fund - bidders can to submit bids either as a project or a programme – with a minimum bid threshold of £1 million.
RGF Round 5: is now open for bids until midday on 9 December 2013. Up to £300 million will be available with selected bidders announced in spring 2014.
Who is eligible - Round 5 is open to bids of £1 million or more for high quality private sector projects and programmes that leverage private sector investment and create sustainable jobs.
Read full details in this link.