Northern Ireland’s Rural Business Development Grant Scheme Opens for 2022

Small capital grants are available for micro-enterprises based in a rural areas of Northern Ireland to support their sustainability, survival and development.

The Rural Business Development Grant Scheme aims to support the sustainability, survival and development of micro rural businesses across Northern Ireland by providing a small capital grant for the business.

The scheme will provide funding of up to 50% of costs for capital items up to a maximum of £4,999. The minimum grant awarded will be £500. The total cost of the capital project must not exceed £20,000.

Micro rural businesses across Northern Ireland may apply.

The deadline for applications is 31 May 2022 (12:00 BST).

(This report was the subject of a GRANTfinder Newsflash.)