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There are a variety of business support programmes available. Find out which is right for you and your business.


Go Succeed

Don’t know how to take the next step in business?

Digital Transformation Flexible Fund

The DTFF is a demand led grant scheme aimed at establishing a Northern Ireland wide fund to stimulate digital innovation.

Female Leadership Programme - now closed

*This programme is now closed to applications*

Fully funded through Ards and North Down Borough Council’s Economic Development Department, the Female Leadership programme will be delivered by South Eastern Regional College (SERC).

Ards and North Down Social Entrepreneurship Programme 2023 - now closed

*This programme is now closed to applications*

The ANDSEP Programme aims to deliver a best practice model that will make a significant impact with participating Social Enterprises.

Mind Body Business

Mind Body Business is a joint initiative by the Public Health Agency and Ards and North Down Borough Council that aims to benefit you, your business and your employees, by providing a series of initiatives that encourages employers to put “health” at the centre of their business agenda.

Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

As part of the Government’s Rural Gigabit Connectivity programme business and residents in some of the hardest-to-reach places in the UK are eligible for additional funding towards the cost of installing gigabit-capable broadband to their premises when part of a group project.

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