European Social Fund (ESF)
European Union funding has been secured by Aberdeenshire Council and the Aberdeenshire Community Planning Partnership for projects which support employability and financial inclusion services throughout Aberdeenshire. Organisations can bid for support through the Community Planning Partnership’s Tackling Poverty and Inequalities Group, using the attached form. Please refer to the guidance document for further information. Information on deadlines can be obtained from the contact person indicated.
View a summary of all the projects (pdf 322KB) that are currently receiving ESF fund.
Aberdeenshire Employability Pipeline
The Aberdeenshire Employability Pipeline provides an integrated, cross-agency approach to the delivery of employability services throughout Aberdeenshire. Funds are available for projects which support people into sustainable employment at any point on their employability journey.
The Inclusive Aberdeenshire initiative aims to address poverty and social inclusion throughout Aberdeenshire. It provides support to financial inclusion projects and augments the existing Fairer Scotland Fund grants scheme.