Funding to hire talent

Nottingham Trent University provides a range of financial support for businesses. We offer creative and digital SMEs grant funding to employ students and graduates.

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The NTU Big House grant

We will support businesses to fill the skills gaps that are holding their business back. 20% of the first 12 month’s salary for the graduate role (available for candidates up to 3 years post graduation) will be funded via the NTU Big House grant.

Who is eligible?

You could be eligible for our grant if your business is:

  • an SME (small-medium sized enterprises must have less than 250 employees)
  • in the creative or digital sector
  • registered with HMRC or Companies House
  • trading or is ready to trade
  • in Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire (Not sure? Check the D2N2 map)

What's first?

Contact the team via email at

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