European Structural and Investment Funds
Invitations to Tender for ESF in the Marches are now open though the Education and Skills Funding Agency 2019-2021 Opt-in programme.
ITTs were launched on 20 August for bids to deliver services in three areas;
- Skills Support for the Workforce (ESF investment priority 2.1). Over £7.2m ESF is available for Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin (Transition area) and £2.9m for Herefordshire (More Developed area).
- Support for Young People aged 15-24 into education, employment or training. Over £1.5m ESF is available for Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin (the Transition area) and £682k for Herefordshire (More Developed area).
- Management of a Community Grant Scheme. Over £1.7m ESF is available for grant scheme in Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin and £688k for Herefordshire (More Developed area).
Tenders are open for applications to deliver services in the Transition area (Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin) and the More Developed area (Herefordshire).
Tenders for the Skills for the Workforce and Support for Young People applications will close on 17 September and the tender for the Management of a Community Grant Scheme will close on 19 September.
Tender documents are available by registering on the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) e-tendering portal Bravo.
For further information about the ESF opportunities contact Stephanie.email@example.com
The Marches region has been allocated approximately £95 million of EU funding for projects being developed and delivered between 2014 and 2020. Information on current calls can be found here.
The GOV.UK website provides a Contract Finder to allow you to search for contract opportunities in different sectors, find out what’s coming up in the future and look up details of previous tenders and contracts.