Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Trade Up and Scale Up Programmes

27th February 2019

Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Trade Up and Scale Up Programmes are open for applications. These programmes are aimed at established organisations.

New groups should apply to Start Up instead.

Trade Up

Trade Up is aimed at established organisations with an income of over £15,000 that want to become more robust and increase income from trading.

Successful applicants will:

  • Take part in a free learning programme (14 learning days, spread over a year). The nearest venue to Bradford district is Liverpool.
  • Get a match trading grant of up to £4,000.
  • Be able to access a support network and mentoring.

There is no cost to you at any point – register for Trade Up to get access to the application form and guidance notes.

Scale Up

Scale Up is aimed at established organisations with an income of over £75,000 that want to significantly scale up – for example, through social franchising, increasing your geographical reach, or making a step change in impact by developing new markets or partnerships.

Successful applicants will:

  • Take part in a free learning programme (14 learning days, spread over a year). The Scale Up programme only runs in London.
  • Get a match trading grant of up to £7,000.
  • Be able to access a support network and mentoring.

There is no cost to you at any point – register for Scale Up to get access to the application form and guidance notes.

Interested?

The deadline to apply is 27 March 2019 (12 noon).