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Fund status: Closed
Closing date: July 10, 2019
Amount: Up to £50,000
Who they fund: Individuals
Funding category: Social Enterprise


The next level of funding is for individuals who have already piloted their social enterprise idea (either with or without support from our ‘Start It’ programme) and have proven that the concept works. 

Funding of up to £20,000 is available to cover an individual’s salary/living costs for one year, so that they can begin running the business full time. An additional £5,000 discretionary funding is available on top of this for other costs in certain cases.


How to apply

Contact Firstport: BUILD IT AWARDS using the details below

Phone number:
0131 558 2724.

Web address:

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