How to apply

The application window for Round 1 of the Skills & Opportunity Fund 2017 has now closed.


But don’t worry, there will be another opportunity to apply in August. In the meantime, if you’d like to learn more about the funding opportunities in your area, why not visit our Regional Priorities page.  


We’ll be announcing the winners of Round 1 2017 on June 6th, so please visit us again to see which organisations have been successful.

Key dates

Stage Date
Application opens Friday 3rd Feb
Application closes Friday 3rd March
Shortlist announced and public vote opens Friday 21st April
Public vote closes Friday 5th May
Announcement of winners Tuesday 6th June