Wash Fens Rural Development Programme
OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS
The Wash Fens Local Action Group has been awarded LEADER funding from the Rural Development Programme for England 2014-20 to distribute across South East Lincolnshire. The funding can be accessed by local businesses, farmers and those involved in tourism, heritage and community initiatives.
Grants are available to support activities that will make a contribution to growing the rural economy, such as creating new jobs, growing businesses, increasing tourism and heritage visitors or providing new services in rural areas. Download our Local Development Strategy to find out more about our funding priorities.
Grants for small businesses (under 50 staff) to start-up and grow and farmers diversifying.
Grants to improve productivity and support product development, processing & marketing
Grants for activities that develop high quality tourism products/services and help to grow the visitor economy.
Grants for activities that help to alleviate the difficulties faced by rural communities and help them to thrive.
Grants for activities that use cultural, heritage and natural assets to promote growth in the economy.