26 June 2018
The Careers & Enterprise Fund 2018 (CEF2018) is inviting bids for grant funding. This £4.2 million fund is split into two parts as follows:
Part A - Employer Encounters: £2.5 million in programmes selected by schools and colleges in 35 areas of need. The schools and colleges will be offered access to ‘virtual wallets’ to make these selections.
£1.25 million will be invested in 10 Careers Hubs
£1.25 million will be invested in 25 areas of disadvantage
Part B - Disadvantaged groups: £1.7 million will be invested for disadvantaged groups, identified by the DfE, to understand how to most effectively support these young people. The groups of focus are:
Young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
Children in care and care leavers
Gypsy, Roma and traveller young people
Part B has two SEND strands. SEND Strand 1 to raise aspirations generally, including inspiring young people to plan and consider a wider range of further education, training, apprenticeships and jobs/careers. SEND strand 2 is for employer engagement and support.
Questions regarding the Fund or the application process can be sent to email@example.com before 5pm on Thursday 12th July.
Applications by 3pm on 19 July 2018.
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