D2N2 Careers Local Enterprise grants

The D2N2 Careers Local Enterprise Grants programme which provided grants for schools to trial innovative approaches to inspiring their young people to stay in education, training and employment, has now finished.


Careers Local has impacted over 4,000 participants and 131 educational institutions. It has brought over £1.3 million of funding into D2N2 schools, and delivered over 30,000 hours of employability provision. The programme also won an ADEPT (The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport) Award in the category “Places that work for People", recognising improvements that make a difference to local young people’s quality of life.


Evaluations of the programme:

New provision to support young people who are already, or are at risk of becoming, NEET (not in education, employment or training) will be available soon and details will be available here or from the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership.

For further information

If you have any questions or would like further information email careerslocal@nottscc.gov.uk or call Lianna Law on 0115 9773051.

Careers local brochure [PDF]

The European Social Fund

The project is receiving up to £1,731,676 of funding from the European Social Fund as part of the 2014 to 2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England.

The Department for Work and Pensions (and in London the intermediate body Greater London Authority) is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme.

Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations.

For more information visit GOV.UK.

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