Call title – Skills for Growth: Sustainable Business and Future Skills (OC05S20P1766)

Call closes – 03 November 2020, midnight

Download the full funding specification – call specification >

Call to run a project to support businesses and individuals to contribute to future progression and sustainability

Funding of up to £3.7m is available for projects which will deliver a programme of activity to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to understand the skills needs of their organisations and create a positive workplace culture of achievement of skills and training as well as personal development opportunities to contribute to future sustainability.  It will also equip managers and staff with the right level of skills to help ensure future progression, sustainability and development.

The funding comes from the European Social Fund (ESF) and forms part of the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Programme which aims to deliver economic regeneration for the region from 2014-2020.

For full details of the call, please download the call specification >

Applicant Support

To support applicants, the Access to the Programme Team, funded by technical assistance, offer free specialist support for applicants and can be contacted on accesstotheprogramme@cornwalldevelopmentcompany.co.uk or 01872 323248.

The Team have a range of specialisms including the Cross Cutting Themes.  Applicants are encouraged to engage with the team.

If you wish to work in partnership with other organisations the Team at CDC are producing a spreadsheet of interested parties by call.  Please let us know if you wish to be added to this list which will be published on the Growth Programme website to help assist with collaborative working.

Further information about the European Social Fund can be found here >