Funding news - 01/03/2017
2017 FedEx Small Business Grant UK Contest Now Open
The FedEx Small Business Grant Contest has been set up to invest in small UK businesses in order to strengthen their activities and help them expand into new territories across the world.
Successful applicants could win one of the following grants:
- Grand prize of £20,000
- Runner-up prize of £10,000
The Competition is open to small profit-making companies registered in the United Kingdom which at the time of entry:
- are registered at Companies House in the UK; and
- have filed at least one set of annual trading accounts; or
- have a valid UK VAT number.
The company must also be wholly owned by legal residents of United Kingdom who are independent owners/operators.
Applications must be received by 4 April 2017.
FedEx will announce the Top 10 Finalists on the Small Business Grant UK website on 12 April 2017. The Top 10 Finalists will be notified via email and asked to provide a second-round submission, submission due on 21 April 2017. FedEx will announce the final two Winners on 9 May 2017.
For further information, see the programme website
Source: uk.grant.fedex.com, 01/03/2017