CLOSED: North East - Integration of Young People into the Labour Market (OC25S17P0873)

Call to run a project to increase the participation, achievement and progression of young people aged 15-24 in County Durham who are NEET, whilst also reducing the risk of young people becoming NEET.

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.


Activities should focus on increasing the participation, achievement and progression of young people in vulnerable and disadvantaged groups.

Projects should deliver activities to provide structured transition and employment support for young people, including high quality and impartial Information, Advice and Guidance.

This will increase the supply of young people who have the appropriate skills, qualifications and attributes for employment and stimulate demand with employers for the employment of young people.

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Transition Region of the North East LEP area - County Durham.


Approximately £4,790,000 of funding is available.


Outline application deadline: 20th November 2017.

Completion date

The project must be completed no later than 30th June 2021.

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.

Where to send completed applications

Completed Outline Applications must be submitted to 2014-2020.ESFAPPLICATIONS@DWP.GSI.GOV.UK

Failure to send completed applications to this email address by the deadline in the call specification will be ineligible for consideration.

What happens next

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

Contact details

Contact. with queries linked to accessing or using the specification, forms, guidance etc.

No applications are to be sent to this email address. Completed applications must be sent to the email address provided in the ‘Where to send completed applications’ section above / Section 9 of the Call Specification.

Published 25 September 2017
Last updated 21 November 2017 + show all updates
  1. Call closed.
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