Eligibility for ScaleUp
D2N2 Growth Hub ScaleUp Service is an exclusive programme and is only available to a limited number of small and medium enterprises in the three following categories of high-growth business:
- businesses with at least ten people, turnover between £1-15m and annual growth of 20%+ for the last three years.
Potential Scale Up business
- businesses with at least ten people, turnover between £1-15m and that have achieved some of the ScaleUp criteria, such as annual growth of 10%+ for the last three years or 20%+ for the last two years.
- businesses that can demonstrate their potential to scale up along with partial ScaleUp characteristics, such as: right size but not growing because they need specific help.
D2N2 ScaleUp can support growing businesses in most commercial sectors, though some public sector and charitable organisations may not be eligible.
Get in touch if you would like to discuss how to define your business. Please note that ScaleUp cannot support pre-start, start-up or micro businesses.
If your business in the creative or digital industries you may also like know more about the Big House programme.
If you business is innovating, you may want to participate in the Enabling Innovation programme.