European Social Fund (ESF) grants if there’s no Brexit deal

How organisations receiving European Social Fund (ESF) grants would be affected if the UK leaves the EU with no deal.

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Getting EU funding
Structural Funds - England
Structural Funds - Scotland
Structural Funds - Wales
Structural Funds - Northern Ireland



If there’s a no-deal Brexit, find out how this would affect you if you:

  • want to apply for funding from ESF
  • already receive funding from ESF

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Updates to this page

Published 13 September 2018
Last updated 25 March 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated to make clear that existing fund delivery bodies will continue to perform the same roles as they do now.

  2. First published.

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