Posted on 20th March 2019
Category: News

The Business Growth Scheme is part of the Humber Business Growth Hubs #GrowMySME Programme designed to enable small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to grow.

The Business Growth Scheme is a comprehensive package of business support is aimed at enabling small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) in the Humber to grow and become more productive. Whichever stage your business is at, we’ll support you every step of the way.

Running until September 2021, the Business Growth Scheme will give you access to local, regional and national information, advice and guidance, through which you will be able to gain essential knowledge in order to grow your business.

One-to-One advice

Whether you’ve a single-issue enquiry or want a full diagnostic of your business and its support needs, our experienced team of advisors can work with you to create a tailored package of support, to help accelerate your business growth plans.

Our advisors will also be able to refer you to other sources of business support, advice and grant-funds as appropriate, including many of our state-funded business support partners.

Our advisors an support you through activities such as:

  • Business Models, Cultures and Structures
  • Business Planning, Goal-Setting and Strategy
  • Marketing and Communications
  • HR, Recruitment and Workforce Development
  • Market and Customer Awareness
  • Sales Processes, Pricing and Pitching
  • Supply Chains and Procurement
  • Resource Efficiency


If you need some additional finance to access some expertise or to pay for a service to help drive forward your business growth plans? Identified through your one-to-one support from our advisors, our Business Growth Grant can fund up to 40% of your eligible project costs.

Our business advisors will help to identify the expertise or services you require, scope out the project, select a supplier, and collate your application for funding.

Find more details about the Business Growth Scheme here