They are rare, often have strings attached and can be tricky to snare for companies without a track record. But grants can prove an ideal leg-up for new businesses.
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Today, we outline the 10 steps your start-up can take to improve its chances of landing a grant. There are, of course, no guarantees that you will secure the money, but our top tips will ensure that you at least put yourself in the frame.
Oliver Milman, editor