Funding for Higher Education Institutions to Support Social Entrepreneurs (England)

UnLtd and HEFCE (Higher Education Funding Council for England) have announced they are open for applications to SEE Change.

The SEE Change programme aims to enhance the role Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) play in supporting the start-up and development of social enterprises. Funding of up to £30,000 is available to HEIs to develop geographical and/ or thematic clusters with the aim of increasing innovation and the exchange of knowledge in how best to support social entrepreneurs. In addition the programme will provide grants of up to £50,000 to up to 10 HEIs to set up their own awards scheme (to be match funded) to support high growth and high potential social enterprises.

Completed applications must be submitted to SEEchange@unltd.org.uk by 1pm Monday March 24  2014.

http://unltd.org.uk/2014/01/30/seechange/

 

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