Anicca Digital

£2k UK Growth Vouchers & Other 50% Grants

We are actively promoting two grants that might be of interest to our clients and colleagues:

1) £2k Growth Vouchers – nationwide for companies employing less than 49 staff (50% funding for a £4,000 consultancy project) (POSTSCRIPT ON 12 SEPTEMBER – This has been extended to companies employing less than 250 staff)

2) Leicester City Grants for B2B companies employing less than 250 staff – 50% grants for projects of £2k – £50k (depending on length you have been trading).

You can read more about the grants below and how we can help you.

1) £2k Growth Vouchers – nationwide for companies employing less than 49 250 staff (50% funding for £4,000 strategic consultancy on growing your business)

About the Growth Voucher scheme

Ann Stanley, our MD at Anicca, is a Chartered Member of the CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) and has been approved to be a consultancy supplier on the national Growth Voucher scheme. This 50% grant has been created by the Government to help thousands of companies get professional help on the following subjects:

Some businesses will be randomly chosen to get a voucher for up to £2,000 to help finance specialist business support. You’ll have to match the amount with your own funds.

This scheme is applicable to most SME’s but is designed for projects where you will get strategic advice on growing your business, rather than on actual implementation (so building websites, marketing or advertising costs are excluded).

Who is eligible?

Eligible companies must:

You can download a PDF with the full terms and conditions of the grant at bis-14-539-growth-vouchers-programme-terms-and-conditions 

How can Anicca help?

Projects will be for 8 days strategic planning and consultancy. The total project will cost £4,000, but your Growth Vouchers will pay 50% of our fee.

If you would like to apply for the Growth Voucher please click on our contact form and complete your details and the area of consultancy or help you require. We will then refer you to the online form to apply for the vouchers and arrange a meeting to discuss your requirements and project. Alternatively please phone Ann Stanley on 01162 989720 or 07930 384443.

2) Leicester City Grants for B2B companies employing less than 250 staff – 50% grants for a range of projects from £2k to £50k (depending on length you have been trading)

If you’re based in Leicester City and thinking of investing in marketing, business development, capital equipment, premises improvements – there is now 50% grant funding available for eligible projects.

There are two business grants for B2B businesses that pay their business rates to Leicester City Council

What businesses are eligible for the 50% funding?

The main criteria are listed below:

Types of project and technologies supported by the Leicester grant

Eligible projects:

Businesses or projects that are not eligible:

How can Anicca help?

Anicca is the biggest AdWords agency in the Midlands with an ever growing team Google accredited staff.

In total there are 18 of us in our office in Leicester, we offer a full range of web development and digital marketing packages for businesses wanting to sell or promote their products or services online. This includes:

Consultancy and strategy (can be undertaken using the Growth Voucher scheme)

Website development projects

Owned and earned media – SEO, content marketing, social, marketing automation and email etc.

Paid media, Analytics, conversion optimisation and ecommerce marketing (marketplaces and affiliates)

Whatever your project we can provide an initial audit and review of your existing website and marketing and provide you with some recommendations and costings.

Application process

This grant is funded through the European Union and is managed by Leicester city council.



If you’re interested in applying for the grant or would like more information, please complete our contact form– completing your details and information about your project.  Alternatively please call Ann Stanley on 01162 989720.

Ann Stanley