Jason joined over 70 local business people for the Regional Growth Fund (RGF) Roadshow at the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre in Huddersfield. The RGF will award £3.2 billion over six rounds and deliver 550,000 jobs leveraging £14.7 billion of private sector investment.
The current 5th round opened on October 11th and will award £300 million. The round closes on December 9th with a 6th round worth £300 million due to open in summer 2014.
In our area Huddersfield University’s Railway Research Institute and David Brown’s in Lockwood have already had successful bids for multi-million pound funding. To find out more information please visit: www.gov.uk/understanding-the-regional-growth-fund