How to apply

We’re delighted you’re thinking about applying to our Skills & Opportunities Fund, applications are now open until midday Friday 23rd February. 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! You’ll find a reminder of all the key dates and deadlines for this round of funding below. Good luck!

Key dates 2018

Stage Date
Application opens Monday 5th February
Application closes Friday 23rd February
Shortlist announced and public vote opens Friday 6th April
Public vote closes Friday 20th April
Announcement of winners Friday 25th May