Soft Funding 27th September 2016 Cambs LEP: Current loans and grants on offer. The Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership is the Government’s flagship vehicle to stimulate economic growth in our area. Grants and loans currently on offer include: Signpost 2 Loans: Loans of between £50k and £1m to SME’s for start-up and growth (Inc: CapEx, infrastructure, training and new employment). Agri-Tech Grants: Grants of between £10k and £150k to support product development and improve productivity within the local agri-tech industry. LEP Prize Challenge Fund: Up to £1m of total funding allocated to encourage innovative new ideas to help unemployed and socially disadvantaged people who live in the LEP area, to gain access to paid work with new skills and confidence.