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East Leicestershire LEADER opens for Expressions of Interest on 12 June 2017.

For information on future calls, visit the funding timetable page of the website.

Before considering whether to apply, you should ensure your business is within the East Leicestershire LEADER area. This includes all of Melton and Harborough Districts and parts of Charnwood and Blaby Districts. You can check this using our handy post code checker, which can be found on the East Leicestershire LEADER homepage.

If your business is in a rural part of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough, you may be eligible for the North Warwickshire and Hinckley & Bosworth LEADER Programme. If this applies to you, please visit https://www.northwarks.gov.uk/erh/site/index.php.

Useful documents to help you complete the Expression of Interest form:

  • East Leicestershire LEADER Applicant Handbook (PDF, 810 Kb)

    The Handbook contains helpful information to help you complete your application. Please read through this before applying. NB Outline Application is now referred to as Expression of Interest

If you wish to discuss a potential application before applying, please contact the team via eastleicestershireleader@leics.gov.uk or 0116 305 9010.