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Scottish Government Business Support Grant is now open
26th March 2020
As part of the Scottish Government’s £2.2 billion package of support for Scottish businesses affected by COVID-19, two grants are available to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs):
- £10k grant for all businesses qualifying for Small Business Bonus Scheme, eligible for rural relief or nurseries relief, from April.
- £25k grant for businesses in hospitality sector for Rateable Values between £18,000 and £51,000 from April.
To apply for either of these grants, please download the form scottish-government-coronavirus-business-support-fund-form (4), complete and send to:
For Midlothian based businesses
The City of Edinburgh Council are dealing with these applications on behalf of Midlothian Council. Midlothian based SME’s should return their completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org
For East Lothian based businesses
Please complete all of the parts of this application that apply to you in full, and email a copy to email@example.com
Please ensure you also provide a scanned recent bank statement (see section 5 of the application form).
For more info HERE