Technology Grant Funding

eBiz Is your organisation based in either Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire or Leicestershire?

Are you looking to invest in technology solutions for your business and would be interested in grant funding?

The scheme is designed to support businesses in getting the most from their existing technology solutions or with the introduction of new systems and software to assist with the implementation of new digital resources.


  • Types of businesses which may apply, i.e. Sole Trader, Partnership or Limited Company
  • Businesses must pay their business rates to one of the areas detailed below
  • Businesses must have less than 250 employees at the time of their application


  • Businesses must clearly demonstrate on their Grant Funding Application how their ICT development project will improve their business performance
  • Businesses must provide up to date financial accounts or most recent management accounts


The grant cannot support businesses in the following sectors:

  • Banking & Insurance
  • Retail (Where 20% or more of turnover derives from sales to the general public)
  • Private Schools
  • Fisheries & Agriculture
  • Coal
  • Steel & Ship Building sectors

 Geographical areas covered

  • Amber Valley Borough Council
  • Bolsover District Council
  • Chesterfield Borough Council
  • Derby City Council
  • Derbyshire Dales District Council
  • Erewash Borough Council
  • High Peak Borough Council
  • North East Derbyshire District Council
  • South Derbyshire District Council
  • Ashfield District Council
  • Bassetlaw Borough Council
  • Broxtowe District Council 
  • Gedling Borough Council
  • Mansfield District Council
  • Newark and Sherwood District Council
  • Nottingham City Council
  • Rushcliffe Borough Council
  • Blaby District Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
  • Harborough District Council
  • Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council 
  • Leicester City Council 
  • Melton Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council

How to register your interest

In order to register your interest in grant funding we must first assess your organisations ability to apply under national ERDF eligibility rules. Please complete the registration process in order for us to assess your eligibility.