The Ufi Charitable Trust aims to raise the skills level of the UK workforce through digital solutions for vocational learning and the Voctech Impact Fund will offer grants of up to £50,000 for projects lasting up to 12 months that will help to achieve this aim. The programme focuses on new learning tools which use genuinely innovative methods to raise the skills levels for a significant number of learners.
In 2019, projects funded will be at an early stage and solving clearly identifiable vocational learning problems.
Registered charities, community interest companies, social enterprises, not for profits, companies, community associations, FE colleges and public bodies are all eligible to apply, however, projects for, or targeted at, schools or universities are not supported.
Stage 1 opens on the 15th January 2019 and will close at 5pm on the 8th February 2019.
Applicants successful at this stage will have until the 5th April to submit a stage 2 application.