Kent County Council: EDI Partnership Project Fund

Education & Employment Local Grants Friday May 6th, 2022 5:00pm

Kent Community Learning and Skills (CLS) part of Kent County Council seeks to widen participation, in their Adult Education department by offering funding opportunities to Kent grassroots organisations working with marginalised communities.

The aim of the EDI Partnership Project Fund is to engage participants in education, which could be a community education project or a course for example, and to support/encourage participants to progress to further learning. 

A number of marginalised communities that the funders would like to prioritise for this funding opportunity for are:

  • BAME communities, including Gypsy, Roma, Traveller
  • SEND, including neuro diverse and mental health
  • LGBTQ+
  • Males, in particular young men and men over 60 (under represented with Kent CLS)

The pilot funding will be for a maximum of £20,000

Deadline: Friday 6 May 2022, 5pm.

For more information or to request an application please contact Caroline Grover, EDI Partnership Project Lead at Caroline.Grover@kent.gov.uk

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