Search support and funding

Search now

growing your business?

find help sourcing grants, and support to help grow your business

need training?

we can help source or develop training for your staff

developing your team?

looking to grow your team? we can help with grants, and apprenticeships

Welcome to Signpost 2 Grow

Signpost 2 Grow is here to connect your business to the help, support and funding you need to grow. Covering Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Rutland, West Norfolk, West Suffolk, North Hertfordshire, South Holland and Uttlesford in Essex, the team are here to help.

If you’ve got an idea, but aren’t sure where to start, have been trading for a while and are thinking of taking on your first staff member, or need funding support to purchase an asset to expand production capacity – Signpost 2 Grow can point you in the right direction.

Try the Business Support Search tool if you know what type of advice you’re looking for, or have a browse through the site if you’re after more general information. There are also helpful Resources links at the end of each section.

There’s a wealth of information and support out there for businesses. Signpost 2 Grow is about bringing all of the options available together in one place – making it easier for you find and access the right advice and assistance to help your business grow.

search now
signpost2grow Illustration
Signpost2grow tweet

Balance the books with MENTA's accounting and finance courses for businesses in Suffolk: https://t.co/QVXLLX0ogU #SME #smallbusiness

Signpost2grow tweet

RT @Apprenticeships: Over 18,000 #apprenticeship vacancies are currently available online, search and apply: https://t.co/tg3Iv1Yfe3 #GetInGoFar

Signpost2grow tweet

RT @CambsDigiAwards: #CambsDigitalAwards - The first and only scheme in Cambridgeshire dedicated to showcasing online business https://t.co/8pKv9pCuTB

Signpost2grow tweet

RT @YourLEP: Great free networking available at the first ever Cambridgeshire SME Business Awards launch event https://t.co/yqWBTVvTN8

Serious Impact Meet and Greet – Cambridge

31/08/2016

Allia’s experienced advisors will be on hand to answer any questions you may have and you will get to take a look around Allia Future Business Centre, the home of Serious Impact, a thriving hub for impact ventures.

Huntingdonshire Construction and Property Network

02/09/2016

The Network welcomes businesses from the construction or property industry in particular Developers, Contractors, Specialist contractors, Architects, Planning consultants, Civil engineers, Structural engineers, M&E engineers, Surveyors, Quantity surveyors and Property lawyers.

Pitchfest East in Partnership with The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN)

06/09/2016

Pitchfest East is a highly-focused training and investor showcase delivered by the Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and hosted at St John’s Innovation Centre, Cambridge.

Brand Training – Cambridge Wireless

06/09/2016

Come and listen to two people who will provide insight and free advice on your brands including your company brand, product brands, and what to do when competitors infringe your brands.

Innovate UK

Innovate UK to encourage female innovators

15 Aug, 2016

Innovate UK is running this process to identify 12 women who will benefit from a unique tailor-made package of support.

EIC- Event header image

Are you an Eco-Engineering Entrepreneur?

08 Aug, 2016

There is a great need for engineering entrepreneurship to address the many challenges currently facing the economy, society and environment.

RoboScientific

£50,000 Agri-Tech Funding for RoboScientific

04 Aug, 2016

Based in East Cambridgeshire, RoboScientific Ltd is a world leading manufacturer of instruments that measure levels of odours in the air; known in the industry as Volatile Organic Compound (VOCs) analysers.

Pitchfest East

20 Jul, 2016

Pitchfest East is a highly-focused training and investor showcase delivered by the Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and hosted at St John’s Innovation Centre, Cambridge.