CLOSED: Access to Employment: project call in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP area (OC05S17P0597)

Call to run a project to provide additionality to mainstream Careers Education, Information, Advice & Guidance for young people in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly 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 should focus on the design, development and delivery of innovative solutions that build on local evidence, complementing and adding value to existing programmes and activity that contributes to the outcomes of Cornwall Careers Offer. Solutions should enhance local careers guidance services to young people. Programmes will also enhance brokerage with employers to increase opportunities for young people to access traineeships, apprenticeships, work experience, supported internships for young people with learning difficulties and support for employers to take on young people NEET. Projects should be tailored so that it is effective at district and ward level. Applicants should consider alternative place based models especially where young people have previously disengaged from statutory educational and support services.

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP Area


Approximately £3,799,999 of funding is available.


Outline application deadline: 07 March 2017

Completion date

The project must be completed no later than 31 July 2020.

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 7 February 2017
Last updated 8 March 2017 + show all updates
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