Funding and Tender Opportunities

Funding and tender opportunities currently available for schemes and proposals in the SCR are set out on this page:


All of our SCR tender opportunities are advertised on YORtender.

Have a look at the YORtender website here to find out about current opportunities.



SCR Funding Opportunities
Transport and Infrastructure (e.g. broadband, energy, business parks, regeneration and public realm, flood defences and strategic acquisitions)

The SCR is mid-way through its LGF programme and we refresh our pipeline of schemes regularly. Do you have an innovative project which would deliver on our key priorities? If so, please click on the link below to give us more details and we will get back to you.

Please email the complete form to callsubmissions@sheffieldcityregion.org.uk

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Business Growth

We have an established process for businesses seeking financial support to grow in the City Region. Please contact our Access to Finance team at the Sheffield City Region Growth Hub:

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Housing Fund

Through our pilot Housing Fund we have an established process for housing schemes seeking investment from the Local Growth Fund.

To find out more about the types of schemes we are able to support please view our Prospectus

Please click on the link below to complete a short form which will provide us with more details about your proposed scheme. Once complete please e-mail this to callsubmissions@sheffieldcityregion.org.uk. We will get back to you to discuss your proposal in more detail.

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European Structural Investment Funds (ESIF) - Current Calls

Sheffield City Region has an allocation of just over €200 million of funding through the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) to invest in projects and initiatives between 2014 and 2020.

Our European Structural Investment Fund Strategy sets out how we intend to invest ESIF resources. You can also find more information on the SCR ESIF Sustainable Urban Development Strategy please click here

Part of the ESIF funding is allocated through ‘calls’. This is where we invite funding applications for a particular theme or initiative outlined in our ESIF Plan. All calls are published on our website here and on the Government’s ESIF website https://www.gov.uk/european-structural-investment-funds

Two calls are currently published: Community Innovation Grants and Socially Inclusive Self Employment. If you require any technical assistance, please contact:

Paul Bareham: Paul.bareham@doncaster.gov.uk 01302 736738, or
Stacey Chaplin: Stacey.chaplin@doncaster.gov.uk 01302 862310

Current Tenders
Department for Transport’s Transforming Cities Fund

Find below Sheffield City Region’s response to the Department for Transport’s Transforming Cities Fund, call for proposals:

This bid submission was made on behalf of the Sheffield City Region Mayoral Combined Authority.