Latest ERDF calls

£1.15m ERDF Innovation Call

The Leicester & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has launched their £1.15m ERDF Innovation Call. The deadline for Outline Applications is 23:59 10th November 2017.

We are looking for 1 or more bids to deliver activities in the Leicester & Leicestershire area that aim to assist our business’s to innovate, increase investment in research and development, together with promoting centres of excellence in particular those of European interest. For further information on the Call and how to apply go to Research and Innovation: Call in Leicester and Leicestershire (OC21R17P 0610)

We held a funding workshop on 25th September 2017 in City Hall which took potential applicants through the application process, offer an insight into the LLEP’s strategy going forward, as well as provide a Q & A session. The presentations are available to download below.

TO-4 rolling call (Low Carbon) 

The Low Carbon call objective is to stimulate projects which encourage and support businesses and public sector partners to transform products and services, taking advantage of technologies which can help reduce greenhouse gasses. This call is currently open until 31st October 2017.

For more information go to: Low Carbon: call in Leicester & Leicestershire (Rolling Call) (OC21R16P0467)

A further call is expected to be released on 22nd November 2017.

Calls under TO-2 (ICT) and TO-3 (SME Competitiveness)

We are expecting these calls to be released in March 2018. Please check this website for more information or contact 





PA1 & PA3 Call Launch Event Agenda (456.61 KB)
PA1 & PA3 Launch Event Slides (852.36 KB)
PA1 &3 Launch Event 11 Jan 2017 delegate list (203.50 KB)
PA4 – Low Carbon table discussion (312.67 KB)
PA4 Call Launch Event Agenda (463.13 KB)
PA4 Launch Event Slides (1.39 MB)
PA4 Low Carbon Call Launch Event – Delegate list (205.76 KB)