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Scope

Your application: We will award one successful applicant £30,000 of funding. The aim of the Programme is to find businesses or organisations that are using innovation to ensure that rural communities throughout the UK, Ireland and Jersey continue to prosper sustainably.

We want to support businesses or organisations that are at a critical stage of their journey, where participating in the Programme and receiving funding will enable them to take an important step forward.The funding should help them make a real difference to rural communities in the UK, Jersey or Ireland.

The business or organisation should be aiming to make a difference and be passionate about rural communities and areas.

The programme is not intended for large corporations who have already achieved great success or where the added value of participating in the Programme and receiving the funding would be minimal.

Potential to make a real innovative difference

Have the potential to make a real and innovative difference to rural communities and help mitigate some of the current issues these areas are facing

Strong advocates for rural communities

Are strong advocates for rural communities and are extremely passionate about the countryside

Clear vision for their business

Have a clear vision for their business and how it will help make rural communities more sustainable

Business innovation

Are looking to develop a game changing, novel idea or business innovation