Dacorum’s Den 2018

Organised by Dacorum Borough Council and supported by local sponsors, Dacorum’s Den is a business grant scheme, based on the popular TV show, which gives budding local entrepreneurs the chance to apply for up to £1,000 to grow and develop a business idea.

Since it was launched in 2011, over £60,000 has been invested in business growth and 53 new jobs created.

Entry criteria

Entries are invited from any business based in Dacorum that employs less than 20 employees and has a turnover of less than £1 million.

The grant should be used for:

  • Test trading a product or service
  • Expanding into a new market
  • Diversifying into a new product area
  • Promoting a new product or service
  • Buying equipment or tools to improve your efficiency, or to launch a new business
  • Producing a prototype

The sponsors of this year’s Dacorum’s Den are all members of Hemel Hempstead Business Ambassadors; Abodebed, Epson, Sopra Steria, JE2, Kings Langley School, My Mustard and Squire Estates.

Entry for the 2018 scheme is now open. An application form and more information is available at THIS LINK

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