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North Solihull Main Grants Programme Now Open

North Solihull Partnership Funding Opportunities The socio-economic workstream (SEWS) is one of the groups which supports the North Solihull Partnership in its delivery of 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 developments 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 work with local VCS organisations Projects funded should be able to demonstrate how the investment will deliver real and sustained change in North Solihull. Application templates can be requested from the Economic Development team at Solihull Council on: email: economicdev@solihull.gov.uk or Tel: 0121 704 6037 The fund is open for applications until Friday 16th January 2015.