The Manufacturing Growth Programme Grant scheme

The Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP) provides free advice and support to manufacturing SMEs to help:

  • Identify opportunities and create plans for growth and improvement
  • Work with the best external experts to implement those plans cover 35% of the cost of implementing the plans through a growth/improvement grant
  • Connect to wider support to maximise opportunities for growth

MGP Flyer SMEs

MGP Flyer Coaches

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What the MGP means for manufacturing SMEs
If you are an SME manufacturer, the Manufacturing Growth programme provides many advantages for you, including:

–  An independent business review to identify opportunities for business improvement and growth
– A detailed action plan guiding you through the process of improving your business
– Access to matched industry experts to provide consultancy and/or coaching tailored to your needs
– Access to grants to co-fund your growth/improvement project

How you can benefit
By joining the Manufacturing Support Programme, you can benefit from:

– Insight into the risks/issues and opportunities for your business, helping you better plan for the future
– Understanding of what needs to be done to make improvements
– Work with new expertise to bring about real development
Reduced cost, helping you make the changes you need sooner

How do you get involved?
If you are a manufacturing SME interested in growing and meet the eligibility rules (see reverse), get in contact with your local MGP team for a free, no-obligation Manufacturing Review and Action Scoping Session. You will then be guided through the rest of the process by a dedicated Growth Advisor.

Click the link below for more informtaion on what the funding can be used for.  if you are interested in getting involved in the programme contact David Whitely to disucss.

David G. Whiteley – Manufacturing Advisor

Mobile: +44 (0)7825-848681

Phone: +44 (0)1664 501501