The Growth Programme is the economic regeneration programme for Cornwall and Isles of Scilly.
It runs for the period 2014-2020 and is funded by the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF).
The project and is worth over €600 million.
Over a hundred projects have received funding through the Growth Programme to
- support business research and development
- low carbon initiatives
- employment and training
The goal of the programme is to;
- improve the quality of life of Cornish citizens
- and help improve the region’s economic performance
This programme of European funding builds on the previous EU funded Objective One and Convergence Programmes.
Although the UK has left the European Union, the latest funded projects will continue up until 2023.