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Business Support Finder

Our Business Support Finder makes it easy for Leicester and Leicestershire businesses to search for the help and advice they need.

Use the ‘Start your search’ filters below to define your search criteria or type your keywords in the field below.

If you would like to discuss your business support requirements further with one of our advisers, then please get in touch by completing an Enquiry Form.

Sarah Hope

Sir Thomas White Loan Charity

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Public Sector Offer
The Sir Thomas White Loan Charity

Product Description:
We are an equal opportunity organisation providing personal loans for new business ideas, businesses needing investment and for the study of postgraduate education. Eligible candidates may borrow up to £20,000 for business purposes and up to £10,000 for postgraduate education purposes, to establish themselves in their chosen career. All loans are personal loans which are interest free for 9 years, repayable by equal instalments after 3 years, and are available to people aged over 18 and under 45

Area of Expertise:
Interest Free Personal Loans for Business or Education Purposes.

This details our eligibility criteria and loan offer which differ depending on whether its business or education. Support is essentially a personal loan for either business use or education use. Business max £20k, education max £10k. Loans are for a 9 year period, interest free throughout with nothing to pay for the first three years. Applications are considered quarterly and applicants should check dates on the website on the interview dates tab for important deadlines and decision dates.
lLan applications will be considered to those who are:

• Aged 18 and under 45
• Live and work in Leicester-shire/Rutland
• Sole trader or own 50%+ of business


  • Leicester City
  • Blaby
  • Charnwood
  • Oadby and Wigston
  • Melton
  • Harborough
  • Northwest Leicestershire
  • Bosworth and Hinckley

Application Process:
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