Be Cyber Secure

European Union - European Regional Development Fund

Be Cyber Secure

Worcestershire County Council

Worcestershire aims to become a national centre of excellence for Cyber Security both in regard to further developing our cyber sector and in maximising the cyber security of SMEs based in Worcestershire.

The Be Cyber Secure programme is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014 – 2020 in partnership with the District and County Councils.

The programme will provide: 

  • to Worcestershire SMEs
    • a comprehensive package of Cyber Security Support which may lead to Cyber Essentials Certification opening new markets and opportunities for growth
    • where appropriate, revenue and capital Cyber Secure Grants up to £20k will be available to enable the development of cyber security within the SME and support survival and growth
  • to Worcestershire's Cyber –Sector
    • Cyber Growth Grants to assist the growth of Worcestershire's cyber-sector. Capital and revenue grants up to £20k will be available for local cyber businesses to develop products, new markets and enable expansion

Please contact Worcestershire Business Central by email or on 01905 677888  to register your interest in participating.

EU Programme Manager, Worcestershire County Council Wendy Garrad,