Staffs BIC Funding
To help you find funding to support your business growth, the BIC has developed over a number of years its own database of funding support which identifies all the business support organisations in the region that can help your business and includes a separate section showing all the funding opportunities open to businesses in the region.
Who can the BIC help?
Small and medium sized businesses
How can the BIC help?
By providing advice on new product and new business ideas
Through the provision of seminars and workshops to encourage innovation and New Product Development
By sourcing UK and European grants for funding and innovation
Through the provision of incubation workspace and grow on accommodation combined with 0n-site business facilities, advice and support.
What does it cost?
The BIC is supported by local sponsors, the European Regional Development Fund, UK Business Incubation, Staffordshire County Council and various other national and local funding organisations. This means that much of the work carried out is free of charge. However, for detailed work carried out on your behalf, charges would be agreed in advance, and calculated on a cost recovery basis.
# One Hour of BIC advisor time is equivalent to £100 (Please note there is no charge to clients).
# Half day workshop is equivalent to £175 (Please note there is no charge to clients).
# Full day workshop is equivalent to £350 (Please note there is no charge to clients).
Stoke and Staffordshire Business Helpline
Free eBooks – education related books for business professionals and students
Do you need an office to work from but don’t want the overheads ?
Would you like to hire an office to use as and when required ?
The Staffs BIC has the ideal office accommodation solution and currently offering
– come and try it out!
We offer a simple solution… individual, dedicated workstations in Incubation Units.
Plus advice and support from BIC Staff to help you develop your business
From £45.00 + VAT per week
Each Unit hire includes:
- Use of a desk
- Computer*, Internet Access
- Incoming Post
- Kitchen Facilities and Free Parking
These services are available at:
Staffordshire Technology Park (Stafford)
We have six Incubation Units at this centre.
Current Vacancy – two single units free
Computer* – Computers on offer are subject to availability – iMac 20, iMac 24 (MAC OSX or Windows 7 / 10)
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