Funded projects

The following ERDF projects have been funded in the D2N2 LEP area.  Visit the case studies page to see the impact of our ERDF funded projects.

Priority Axis Project Name Lead organisation Project end date

PA 1: Research and Innovation

INSTILS (Inspiring Networking to Stimulate Technology Innovation in Life Sciences) MediLink East Midlands September 2021
  Driving Research and Innovation University of Nottingham  December 2022
  Productivity Through Innovation University of Nottingham  March 2022
  Aerospace Unlocking Potential University of Nottingham 2022
 PA3: SME Competitiveness

Growing Enterprise 

NBV Enterprise Solutions March 2022

D2N2 Growth Hub 

Nottingham City Council March 2022
  D2N2 SME Growth and Innovation Programme   East Midlands Business December 2021
  Upscaler Nottingham Trent University March 2021
  ENSCITE University of Derby March 2022
  FEAST (Food Enterprise Advisory Support Team) Food & Drink Forum December 2021
  Enterprise & Innovation Centre Nottingham Trent University Opens 2020
  Delivering a World Class Visitor Economy in Derbyshire Visit Peak District and Derbyshire  March 2022
  Better Off in Business The Prince's Trust September 2021
PA4: Supporting the Shift to a Low Carbon Economy DE-Carbonise University of Derby October 2022

Energy Innovation and Collaboration – Energy for Business

University of Nottingham September 2022

N2EG (N2 Energy Grants)

Nottingham City Council October 2020

DREeM (Deep Retrofit Energy Model)

Nottingham City Council June 2021


PA5: Promoting climate change
adaptation, risk prevention and

Project Munio

Derby City Council December 2021


More information on these projects can be accessed by following the links to the relevant project's website, by calling the D2N2 Growth Hub on 0333 006 9178 or by clicking on this link (updated October 2020, includes funding allocation).


Priority Axis

Project name

Lead organisation Project end date

PA 1: Research and Innovation

Enabling Innovation

University of Nottingham March 2019
  Catalysing Growth through Research for Transport Equipment Manufacture University of Derby June 2019
Priority Axis 2: Information and Communications Technology D2N2 Digital Business Growth Programme Nottinghamshire County Council June 2019
 PA3: SME Competitiveness Centre for Supply Chain Competitiveness in Transport Engineering University of Derby March 2019

Invest in D2N2

Nottingham City Council October 2019
  Internationalising SMEs  East Midlands Business  March 2020
  The Big House (Creative & Digital Industries in D2N2)
Nottingham City Council September 2019
PA4: Supporting the Shift to a Low Carbon Economy

Environmental Technology Centre

University of Nottingham September 2019



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