Skills for the Future is a £10 million grants programme for organisations that provide paid work-based training placements to meet a skills shortage in the heritage sector and help diversify the workforce. You can apply for a grant from £100,000 to £750,000. The application process is in two rounds. The initiative is intended to: fund high quality, paid work-based training opportunities; provide placements that equip people with the skills to pursue a career in heritage; address identified skills shortages in the heritage sector; increase the diversity of the heritage workforce; enhance the capacity of the heritage sector to deliver sustainable training and share good practice. There is one opportunity to apply for Skills for the Future: the closing date for first-round applications is 12 noon, 13 October 2016.
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