Derby City Council Regional Growth Fund Evaluation
Contract value: £15,000. The programme seeks to enhance the innovation capacity of our companies by working closely with leading research Universities and encouraging a more outward-facing and collaborative culture between companies operating within different supply chains / networks.
ENQ267-Mid-term Evaluation of Derby City Council’s Regional Growth Fund (RGF) Programme
Awarding body Derby City Council
|EST. START DATE:||16/10/2015|
|EST. END DATE:||31/12/2015|
Tenders are invited for the provision of a mid-term programme evaluation Derby City Council’s RGF Programme.
The programme seeks to enhance the innovation capacity of our companies by working closely with leading research Universities and encouraging a more outward-facing and collaborative culture between companies operating within different supply chains / networks. It will improve the business environment through physical improvements in commercial accommodation, site access arrangements and other essential site infrastructure for SMEs. The programme has a strong focus upon support for firms with the potential to achieve “high growth”, especially SMEs operating in the aerospace, rail and automotive sectors. Finally, the programme will also encourage entrepreneurship through supporting new business creation, levering greater private risk capital finance and encouraging collaborations between clusters of SMEs and research institutions.
Please note, suppliers wishing to express interest and obtain the documentation, must do so by 15:00 on Friday 25th September 2015. It is recommended that you express interest and obtain the documentation well before this time to allow sufficient time to prepare and submit a comprehensive response. The deadline for returns is 14:00 Monday 28th September 2015 Select the ‘apply online’ link in the bottom right hand corner of this notice, this will transfer you to the Councils e-tendering system https://www.eastmidstenders.org where you can express interest and obtain the documents, (please note we will only accept expressions of interest through the e-tendering system,.
|Contract Type||One off|
|Estimated ValueTEXT DESCRIPTION||Fifteen Thousand Pounds|
|CPV codes||73000000, 79000000,|
|Suitable for SME||YES|