Call to run a project providing advice and guidance to employed and redundant adults to improve progression in the labour market in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly LEP area.
This call aims to improve progression in or into the labour market for adults through innovative provision of effective independent Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) and access to vocationally-based skills activity leading to sustainable employment, including apprenticeships and traineeships, or further training/education opportunities - either for the current or future opportunities that may emerge. The additional support from this investment priority will help employed and redundant people to progress at work through achieving additional skills, and it will drive growth in their organisation by improving productivity and flexibility.
For more information, download the Call Specification.
The project must cover the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP area.
Approximately £1,600,000 of ESF is available.
Full application deadline: 20 January 2021
Projects must be financially completed (i.e. have a proposed Financial Completion Date) no later than 31st December 2023; however, the Managing Authority reserves the right to vary the maximum duration in exceptional circumstances.
Full Application Submission
To apply for funding under this call you will need to complete and submit your Full Application via the ECLAIMS IT System.
Please note: the ECLAIMS IT System can only be access from within the UK.
Full Applications submitted in the ECLAIMS IT System after the call closing date shown above and on the call specification will not be appraised.
You will need to request an External Access Form for each person in your organisation who requires access.
It is your responsibility to ensure you request and activate your ECLAIMS access in sufficient time. We strongly advise that you obtain and activate your ECLAIMS access at least 2 weeks prior to the advertised call closure date, if not sooner.
You are also advised to read the details in the call specification in order to produce an application that complies with the requirements and meets the needs set out in the ESF Operational Programme. All this information, the related guidance and the European Social Fund Operational Programme can be found from our homepage.
The published ESF Online Full Application Guidance also provides step-by-step advice on how to complete your Full Application using the ECLAIMS IT system. ESF Online Full Application Guidance.
The technical support operating hours are Monday to Friday, from 8am to 6pm and it is your responsibility to ensure you seek and technical advice in sufficient time to complete and submit your Full Application before the published call closure date.
The Managing Authority reserves the right to reject applications which are incomplete or not submitted in a timely and compliant way.