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Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

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Soirbheas - Employee Training Grant


This new grant is open to employers/businesses based in the Soirbheas area to help toward covering essential training costs and or salary costs while training is being undertaken. The primary aim of the Employee Training grant is to support businesses to adapt and recover from the impact of Covid, enabling staff to be re-skilled or undertake training to provide new services.

The Soirbheas Employee Training Grant will help towards wage costs while the training is undertaken, and any associated cost of training not covered by another funding provider only.

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Geographical areas funded: Highland

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Who can apply

The scheme is only available to employers largely based within the Community Councils areas of Glen Urquhart and Strathglass with a gross income of less than £2 million.

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When to apply

As soon as possible.

How to apply

Contact the fund to tell them what you need or what you wish to do.

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Activites funded: Education & training

Beneficiaries funded: Rural communities Local communities Voluntary sector organisations

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Last reviewed about 2 months ago

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