Kick Start Your Business
Kick Start Business Support Programme
Access our dedicated programme of support for start-ups and SMEs. Open to all business owners, especially those in the first years of trading, our Kick Start programme is here to help you transform, future-proof or grow your business.
Join one or more of our webinars, or face-to-face sessions, for practical, jargon-free training and advice. View our full list of events.
Small business grants
Part of the Build Your Business programme is the opportunity to apply for a grant. Successful applicants will receive a £2,000 grant for business expenses and ongoing support from the BIPC Northamptonshire team.
The eligibility criteria and terms and conditions include:
The business must be registered in Northamptonshire and be less than one year old
on the application deadline.
The business must submit a complete business plan, using the BIPC
Northamptonshire business plan template, and a completed application form.
The business must have attended at least three BIPC Northamptonshire Build Your
Business sessions prior to application. This can be any combination of workshops,
webinars, 1:1’s or mentoring.
Grant applications must be received by midday on Friday 5 January 2023.