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The Entrepreneurs’ Programme $20,000 Business Growth Grant can assist Australian Businesses to grow and enter or expand into new markets

Applications are open and ongoing

The Entrepreneurs’ Programme provides access to a national network of experienced facilitators. They’ll work with you to improve your business practices, become more competitive, and take advantage of growth opportunities

The Growth Grant will help you improve specific business areas that your facilitator recommended in your roadmap or plan. You must have received a roadmap or plan before you can apply for a Growth Grant

You must use the grant to improve the ability and skills of your business to trade. For instance, you can engage external experts to help implement recommendations from the roadmap or plan. You cannot use it to fix problems that are part of the normal running of your business

You can get up to 50% of eligible project costs. The minimum grant amount is $2500 (excluding GST). The maximum amount is $20,000 (excluding GST). The grant is for 1 year. You can use the grant to implement some or all of the recommendations in your roadmap or plan

To be eligibility to receive a Business Growth Grant your business must have received a completed plan from one of the following services:

You must apply within 1 year of receiving the completed plan

Your project must:

  • only include eligible activities
  • have at least $5000 in total, eligible project costs
  • not have started

Eligible activities must:

  • link to an area of the business as specified in your plan
  • give you new abilities to trade in Australia and other countries
  • engage services outside of your business

For more information visit the Accelerating Commercialisation Business Growth Grant page containing details on the expert advice and funding available to take your innovation to market

If you require assistance with your grant writing challenges, then we would welcome the opportunity to assist in accelerating your potential to win a grant

We have assisted numerous businesses with grant applications and win government grants

Contact Steve Dowling on 0409 478 850 for a confidential, no obligation discussion