Business grants & funding

Use the online funding search facility to search for funding for any venture or project. This service can be used as much as you wish without any cost. 

Sources of funding include:

  • Government
  • Lottery and Trust Funding
  • as well as funding only available for the Stirling area 

Stirling Council is also a member of the East of Scotland Investment Fund (ESIF).  ESIF is a consortium of ten east of Scotland local authorities working together to provide loan finance to new and growing SME’s within the east of Scotland.  ESIF offers loans of up to £50,000 to new and growing Stirling businesses and also aims to encourage and support the creation, development and growth of businesses within each of the ten local authority areas. This will in turn contribute to and strengthen the economy in terms of jobs, growth and wealth.   For more information call 01786 443172.