Funding is available from the £1 million Digital Skills Innovation Fund to pilot or scale up innovative programmes.

Bids should aim to contribute to both of the primary funding goals:

  • To address a clearly identified role or regional digital skills or challenge
  • To help people from underrepresented groups and/or disadvantaged backgrounds to gain the skills needed to work in a digital role

Who can apply: Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) and Combined Authorities.

LEPs will need to identify a lead local authority in their bid and collaborative bids are also welcome. For further information, read the guidance.

Maximum grant: £500,000

Deadline: 28 October 2018

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