How to apply

The application window for Round 2 of the Skills & Opportunities Fund 2018 is now open until midday Friday 21 September.


Before you get started, first check you are eligible, then assess whether your project addresses the relevant regional priorities (this will be taken into account at the judging stage). Now you’re ready to apply! This is the last ever round of Skills & Opportunities funding so don’t delay.

Key dates 2018

Stage Date
Application opens Monday 3rd September
Application closes Friday 21st September
Shortlist announced and public vote opens Friday 26th October
Public vote closes Friday 9th November
Announcement of winners Monday 10th December