Southwark Council today launched the Southwark Pioneers Fund for 2019 - 2022. The council wishes to support the boroughs creative and entrepreneurial residents to start up, grow and lead their enterprises successfully, and enhance inclusive growth in the local economy.
A phased approach will be taken to the delivery of the Fund’s support, beginning with the award of grants of up to £5000. The grants are to assist those enterprises and entrepreneurs who may be piloting, testing and experimenting with new/innovative solutions, and/or at an early stage in their growth journey.
Applications for the fund open on 28th October and the deadline for the first round of applications is Monday 25 November at 9 am. Any applications received after this time will not be assessed. However, there will be future funding rounds.
For more informaiton on the critera, conditions, applcation form and guidance see here.