CLOSED: Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire LEP Skills Hub OC32S17PO758

Call to run a project to provide a Skills Hub which will directly engage employers and identifies and addresses their skills needs.

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.


The Skills Hub Brokerage Service within the Skills Hub will provide key services in relation to ensuring that employers are supported to access relevant skills support/workforce development activities. This includes the identification of skills gaps to better position these businesses to diversify into new markets, adopt new technologies, and create more jobs

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire LEP


Approximately £3,084,839 of funding is available.


Outline application deadline: 14th July 2017.

Completion date

The project must be completed no later than 31st December 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 21 April 2017
Last updated 18 July 2017 + show all updates
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