Doing exactly what it says on the tin, the #GrowMySME Programme provides intensive and tailored support to Small & Medium sized businesses (SMEs) looking to overcome growth barriers. Offering 1:1 advice, workshops & masterclasses, grant funding, and ScaleUp & Supply Chain Support; engaging with #GrowMySME will be one of the best things you’ll do for your business.

Looking for support to grow your business? We can help.


Launched in November 2018, #GrowMySME has experienced an incredible uptake from the Humber’s vibrant business community. Since launch we’ve already worked with nearly 1,000 businesses to overcome their growth barriers and accelerate their plans.

The #GrowMySME Programme has been designed to do exactly ‘what it says on the tin’! Featuring three specialist yet complementary strands – focusing on access to finance, adoption general business growth support – our ultimate aim is to help businesses to grow, and we do this via our experienced advisor team, through a  ad masterclass series, grant funding, and other specialist activities such as Scale Up, Supply Chain

So if you’re an SME in the Humber region looking for support to grow, you’ve come to the right place. We have all the tools you need to take the next steps in your business’ growth journey. Our expert advisors will help you identify your next steps, and help you access whichever part of the #GrowMySME Programme you need to flourish.

Delivered by the Humber Business Growth Hub, and funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014 – 2020 Programme. #GrowMySME has a team of 16 expert business advisors who can give help and guidance on all aspects of business, dozens of workshops & masterclasses scheduled every month on variety of topics, and three grant funds that can help unlock your business development projects.

If you’re a business and need support, simply fill out an enquiry form. We’ll be in touch within 2-3 working days.

The three schemes are:


This comprehensive package of business support is aimed at enabling small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) in the Humber to grow and become more productive. Whichever stage your business is at, we’ll support you every step of the way.


The business world continually changes and, whilst business owners work hard on daily management, they don’t always have the time to address the key essentials of growth such as business planning, developing strategy or even getting to grips with basic accounts and forecasting. We recognise the barriers our local SMEs face around finance, and we are here to help.






  • Support Type Finance (any), Grants, and Business Expertise and Advice

  • Support Categories Grow and Sustain, Developing new products or services, Finding new customers and markets (UK and overseas), Research and Development, Employment and Skills, and Energy and the Environment

  • Scheme Funded By ERDF

  • Number of EmployeesUp to 249

  • Regions:East Riding, Hull