North Solihull Partnership Funding Opportunities

Socio-Economic Workstream Grants Programme Now Open

The Socio Economic Workstream (SEWS) is one of the groups which supports the delivery of the North Solihull Partnership. The SEWS focuses on how to deliver Social and Economic improvements across the North Solihull regeneration area. To aid the delivery of these improvements the workstream is responsible for a small pot of funding.

Main Grants Programme

Funded projects must improve the economic prospects of North Solihull residents

Previously funded projects have included:

  • A small grants programme for start up businesses in North Solihull
  • A programme of enterprise development to stimulate new business start ups in North Solihull
  • A project to maximise local (North Solihull) employment opportunities in large scale employment contracts
  • An enterprise project delivered with local schools
  • Apprenticeship schemes, including working with local VCS organisations

Projects funded should be able to demonstrate how the investment will deliver real and sustained change in North Solihull.

How to apply

Further information can be requested from the Economic Development Team at Solihull Council via:

Completed applications must be returned by Friday 16 January 2014.

Please note: The funding is dependant on the approval of the North Solihull Partnership’s 2015/16 Plan, so no final decision, or endorsement of applications will be made until after this has occurred.

 

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