Invitation to Tender: Business Investment for Growth (BIG) Productivity Programme Evaluation and Summative Assessment


CDC is seeking to commission an experienced supplier to undertake a robust assessment of the BIG Productivity programme against its objectives, outputs and outcome targets.

The evaluation will consist of three phases with separate reporting requirements and will require prior experience of evaluating programmes.

BIG Productivity programme will support the transformation of the Cornish economy through co-investments in long term and sustainable business growth. BIG Productivity will build upon the strengths of the previous BIG and BIG 2 projects, whilst also offering a more targeted and innovative approach towards enhancing the capabilities and growth of local SMEs to raise productivity, collaboration and competitiveness regionally and nationally.

The programme has attracted £4.1M of ERDF funding and was approved in November 2019 and finishes in June 2022 and.

Maximum budget for this contract is £24,000.

The full requirement and the bidding documents can be found here.

Application closing date - 11:59pm - 7th February 2020