Supply Chain Skill Development Fund
The Supply Chain Skills Development Programme (SCSDF) provides grants to SMEs in Suffolk with an aim to grow their workforce skills levels, significantly enhancing the capability and capacity of their business to improve workforce performance and business competitiveness.
SME applicants must be actively trading for at least 6 months and be located within Norfolk and Suffolk. Eligible SME can apply for grant award of up to £1,000 per participant, or £5,000 (x5 participants).
The grant is part funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and administered by Suffolk County Council (SCC).
A SCSD grant is available to companies seeking to upskill new and existing employees, leading to full qualifications, units, or a unit of qualification at basic, level 2 and below and at level 3+, including higher level management and leadership skills. The Training must be accredited by the Ofqual framework or recognised industry or professional accrediting bodies.
You must not be a charity or a not-for-profit organisation.