CLOSED: Skills for Growth project call in Lancashire LEP area (OC19S17P0576)

Call to run a project focusing on supporting projects that will engage SMEs in development of apprenticeship provision, to accelerate apprenticeship growth and education in 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.


Activities under this call will support Projects that engage SMEs in the development of apprenticeship provision, to accelerate apprenticeship growth, and technical and professional education

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Lancashire LEP area


Approximately £4,700,000 of funding is available.


Outline application deadline: 10 March 2017

Completion date

The project must be completed no later than 30 September 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 will also need to complete the Annex for ESF IP2.2 calls.

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 ESF Applications

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.

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