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Export Growth Grant (EGG) Funding Programme – Trade Show Exhibitor Grants

Hull City Council would like to announce the successful awarding to the Hull and East Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership (HEY LEP) of UK Shared Prosperity Funds (UKSPF) supporting Hull based businesses with an Export Growth Grant (EGG) Funding Programme. The Programme aims to provide revenue grants to Hull-based companies to support business growth through exporting to new markets.

Grants to a maximum of £5,400 are available to SMEs trading in a Hull Postcode (HU1 – HU9). Companies applying will be expected to evidence the availability of 40% match funds of their overall project cost. The overall objective of the EGG Programme is to assist businesses looking to exhibit at UK, European and International Trade Shows, to engage with new markets and grow products and/or service exports.


The Programme has now reopened and new applications are welcome.


The deadline for the first round of applications is 17th May, with submissions being considered at the June Investment Panel.


If you are unable to meet the above deadline there will be a second round to meet a deadline of 14th June, for consideration at the July Investment Panel.


How to apply for a Grant

Please complete the Application form and submit to – Further details can be found in the EGG – Programme Guidance.

If you have any questions about the funding and application process, please contact the Programme Delivery Team on 07540 832997 or 07496 315038 or email



Please complete the application form to apply for a grant

Export Growth Grant (EGG) – Updated Application Form

Programme Guidance (Useful information to read before completing your Application Form)

EGG – Programme Guidance – July Update