Funding for Business





Glasgow for Business - Grants and Funding


A wide range of grant/support options are available for potential investors in Glasgow such as: Commonwealth Jobs Fund, Regional Selective Assistance, Small Business Loan Fund






Funding Scotland


Find funding opportunties from Government, Lottery and trusts as well as Guidance and Information to help you prepare for, secure and manage external funding.




Skills and Business Growth Programme

The Skills and Business growth Programme is a Training Grant Designed to help companies in Glasgow Provide higher level management and technical skills for employees, managers and owners.



DSL Business Finance

DSL is a not for profit company that provides business guidance and loans to startup and growth companies











New Enterprise Allowance (NEA)


The Department for Work and Pensions provides extra help to unemployed people who want to start their own business, through the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA).

If a new business needs start-up capital, they may also be able to access a loan of up to £1,000 to help with their start-up costs. In Scotland this is through GLE 








Youth Business Scotland


Formerly The Prince's Scottish Youth Business trust (PSYBT), Youth Business Scotland is Scotland’s leading charity in providing essential finance and professional support to 18-25 year olds in Scotland, to run their own business.


Business @ The Mitchell Seminars and workshops
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