Warwickshire County Council established a number of Covid-19 recovery and investment programmes as part of a package of funding approved by the Council to support economic recovery in the county.

Continuing with this package of support, Warwickshire County Council are looking to support the growth of ambitious businesses seeking external finance in the Digital Creative sector across Warwickshire. The Warwickshire Digital Creative Recovery Co-Investment Fund is aimed at businesses that are already looking to raise finance to grow their business but are facing challenges in securing private sector investment or, accelerate activities to put them in a position to raise additional finance due to the impact of Covid 19 over the last 2 years.

The Warwickshire Digital Creative Recovery Co-Investment Fund will deliver over £200,000 in grants for Warwickshire businesses to assist in product development or key activities that leads to businesses obtaining further private sector investment to accelerate their growth journey, as part of Warwickshire County Council’s overarching Covid-19 recovery and investment programmes to support local economic recovery.

The scheme is launching and will be an open competition, offering match funded grants between £10,000 to £30,000. The fund is open to small and micro sized businesses within the Digital Creative sector, who have been in business for a minimum of 2 years.

Please review the guidance documentation carefully.

The process for application is by invitation but will begin with an expression
of interest. For further information regarding the application process or to
register an expression of interest, please email at:

The deadline for applications is 12:00 midday on the 14th February 2023. Any
applications submitted after this time will not be considered for funding.