Digital Development Loan

The Scottish Government has launched a Digital Development Loan scheme to support SMEs  in  improving their digital capabilities in cyber security, data analytics, software engineering and staff skills. The 0% interest rate loan should help businesses meet the front loaded costs of upgrading their technology and skills. A total of £2 million is available and the maximum loan is £50,000.

The main criteria for a loan are:

  • The business must be located in Scotland
  • Applicants must be over 18 with right to work in the UK
  • Business must employ less than 250 people and have an annual turnover of less than €50m and/or an annual balance sheet total less than €43m
  • Must be trading more than 6 months
  • Purpose must be to improve digital capacity/capability 

You can apply online here

Our IT Support customers throughout Scotland, will welcome this scheme which provides much needed support for SMEs to rise to the complex cyber security challenges faced by modern day businesses. Cyber criminal’s attacks are often uncoordinated strikes which hit businesses of all sizes and can destroy SMEs in one fell swoop. We are happy to provide advice and guidance on the IT security SMEs should have in place to protect their network. Contact us today for a free and no obligation chat about the best next step your company should take to address your cyber security needs.

RedMosquito provides IT Support to SMEs across Glasgow, Edinburgh and throughout Scotland.


T 0141 348 7950
Glasgow 27 Panorama Business Village, Glasgow. G33 4EN
Edinburgh 8 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QB


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Formed in 1999 Red Mosquito provide a complete one-stop technical consultancy service offering managed services IT support, computer maintenance, computer networking and Cloud Services to businesses in Scotland and beyond. We operate as a complete outsourced IT department dealing with all of the day to day administration and configuration of our client's systems.

Based at our Operations Centre in Glasgow and in Edinburgh, we're in the business of providing top quality IT services driven by our passion for technology. Our team of experienced IT support engineers operates throughout Scotland keeping your servers and desktop computers running smoothly so that you can concentrate on what's really important - your business.

We are your IT department.

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