How to apply

The application window for Round 1 of the Skills & Opportunities Fund 2017 has now closed. We announced the winners on Tuesday, 6th June – click here to see which organisations have been successful near you.


There will be another opportunity to apply in September In the meantime, if you’d like to learn more about the funding opportunities in your area, why not visit our Regional Priorities page.  

Key dates

Stage Date
Application opens Friday 3rd Feb
Application closes Friday 3rd March
Shortlist announced and public vote opens Friday 21st April
Public vote closes Friday 5th May
Announcement of winners Tuesday 6th June