Create Growth Programme

Cre­ate Growth Pro­gramme is now accept­ing applications

The West of England Combined Authority and Watershed are thrilled announce that applications are now open for Cohort 2 of the Create Growth Programme. This is an exclusive opportunity for high-growth potential creative businesses in the West of England to take their journey to the next level.

The Create Growth Programme, delivered in partnership with Watershed, is tailored to meet the unique needs of creative businesses. The comprehensive program includes:

Monthly Training Sessions: 8 sessions delivered by creative industry specialists, designed to equip you with cutting-edge knowledge and skills.

Peer-to-Peer Networking: 7 facilitated peer group sessions led by Watershed, offering a platform to connect, share, and collaborate with like-minded peers.

£2,500 Grant: A grant to invest in professional sector-specific expertise, such as mentoring, coaching, or consultancy.

Who Should Apply?

Creative Companies based in the West of England that are ready to explore new growth opportunities. Whether you aim to expand your customer base, launch innovative products or services, or venture into new markets, including international expansion, we want to hear from you.