Welcome to the Prosper programme application form.

Please note that, if you are selected for the programme, you will also need to have completed our online business health diagnostic as well as this application form.

Before you start, have you read our programme and application guidelines? Click here to download.

Begin your Prosper application here-
Is your organisation eligible to apply for free business support from Prosper?

Registration information:

Congratulations, your organisation is eligible to apply to join the Prosper business support programme. 

Please complete the registration information below in order to create your unique login details before beginning the Prosper application form.

Using your personal information

Creative Sector Services CIC (trading as “Creative United”) may collect, use and retain your personal information when you register and apply for the Prosper programme (“the Programme”) for the following purposes:

  • To assess and make decisions in relation to your inclusion on the Programme.
  • To match you with a suitable business advisor working in conjunction with Creative United.
  • To undertake research connected with the Programme.
  • To monitor and perform other evaluation activities connected with the Programme, such as monitoring your progress after the business support and writing up case studies for publication via the Programme website and other sites managed by Creative United, at events or through other relevant marketing channels.
  • Personal information collected, used and retained for the above purposes may include your client information sheets, business plans and some financial information.
  • If applicable, to assess and monitor:
    • Which lending partners may be suitable to you, and
    • Your application for loan finance with a Creative United Lending Partner.

We may share your personal information with, and obtain information about you from other third parties (for example, freelance business advisors) directly connected to delivery of the Programme for the purposes of research and providing you with business development support.

How we may share your personal information and documentation

By making an application to the Programme, you are providing your personal information and accompanying documentation to Creative United. You confirm that you are authorised to provide such information and documentation to Creative United for the purposes of receiving business support, research and, if applicable, exploring loan finance options for the business named in your application and consent to any personal information and accompanying documentation being processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Confidentiality

Creative United recognises the confidential nature of accompanying documentation that you send to us when applying for the Programme.

Creative United confirms that the accompanying documentation will not be used except for purposes in relation to your application for the Programme, or disclosed to other parties except as detailed in this Privacy Notice.

For further information on how your personal information and accompanying documentation may be used by Creative United, please see our Privacy Policy.