Taking the LEAP

Horsham District Council’s Economic Development Team has successfully secured another £71,000 of funding to support small businesses in the District.

The highly successful LEAP Small Grants Scheme is once again open to applications. The scheme is aimed at new starts and small businesses looking to take their next growth steps. We will be seeking applications for Grants of up to £2,000 in 3 rounds until April 2020.  Funding will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and once all funding is allocated, the application window will close:

Round 1 – Closed

Round 2 – Open now closing end December 2019

Round 3 – Open end February 2020. Closing April 2020

Applicants will need to show how their project will develop their business and allow it to grow. You must also explain the timescale of the project that you are intending to use the grant funding for.

Businesses applying must be based in the Horsham District, be registered with HMRC and/or Companies House and employ less than 20 people.

If you satisfy the above criteria, you will be able to apply for the grant through a link here.

Watch the videos below on LEAP: