CLOSED: Access to Employment: Socio-Economic Inclusion project call in Lancashire LEP area (OC19S16P0389)

Call to run a project delivering local/target group based solutions to barriers that prevent disadvantaged residents from fully realising local economic opportunities in the Lancashire LEP area.

This call is now closed. Please do not submit an application for this call. The information provided on this page is for reference purposes only.


This call invites applications which support the delivery of Investment Priority 1.4 Active Inclusion. Activity should involve a range of relevant integrated actions to ensure that residents affected by multiple disadvantages receive appropriate support. Projects do not have to deliver on a Lancashire wide basis as this may not be appropriate for activity being proposed/group being targeted. Activity should aim to give residents opportunities that will facilitate progression to skills development and employment.

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Lancashire LEP area.


Approximately £8,250,000 of funding is available.


Outline application deadline: 19th July 2016.

Completion date

The project must be completed no later than 31st December 2019.

How to apply

To apply for funding under this call you will need to complete and send the Outline Application form to the email address provided in the call document. The guidance provides information to help you complete the form.

You are also advised to read the details in the call documents in order to produce an application that complies with the requirements and meets the needs set out in the Operational Programme. All this information, the related guidance and the European Social Fund Operational Programme can be found from our homepage.

What happens next

If your outline application is successful, we’ll contact you and ask you to make a full application.

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