EDF-ER Corriemoillie Training Fund

For students living in the community council areas in Ross-shire of; Contin-Garve & district-Lochbroom-Marybank, Scatwell & Strathconon-Strathpeffer

Application Deadlines

The application deadlines for this Fund and the dates on which the Panel will make decisions are;

Round                               Application Deadline            Panel Date

Year 2 Round 2                  27th August 2018             10th October 2018

Year 3 Round 1                  11th March 2019               24th April 2019

Year 3 Round 2                  26th August 2019              9th October 2019

 

EDF Renewables Corriemoillie Education & Training Fund is a charitable fund that will benefit the people living in specific Ross-shire community council areas.

The fund, which totals £48,450 per year, will support local people with education and training or apprenticeship opportunities and contribute to creating job opportunities.

Activity will be supported in the following sectors, in order of priority;

  • Renewables and energy industry related
  • Engineering, construction and related trades, health & safety, and STEMD (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Digitial)
  • Other industries which will benefit job retention in the area, including tourism, forestry and timber technologies, rural development, agriculture (including crofting), environmental conservation, estates management, aquaculture/fisheries management, equestrian, other land based industries, food & drink, heath & social care, creative industries, life sciences, finance & business services, haulage, and education
  • Other education courses that enhance employability and the success of micro (1-10 employees) and small (1-50 employees) sized businesses, including the ability to set up and grow your own business

For more detailed information, including how to apply, FAQs, and access to application forms, please visit their website; EDF Renewables Corriemoillie Education and Training Fund