Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Humber Learning Consortium have successfully been awarded the ESF Community Grants Programme 5 2019-2021 and are pleased to announce the launch of the second round of funding available.

ESF Community Grants  are part of the European Social Fund (ESF) programme which is distributing small grants in the Humber, East Riding, York and North Yorkshire region. The aim of the fund is to help unemployed people progress towards employment through access to learning and training opportunities.

Grants of between £5,000 and up to £20,000 are available. For further details go to – contact Jacquie Newman, Jade Foster, Margaret Gowans on 01482 327438 – or email, or

The deadline for application receipt is Friday 25th October at 2.00pm.

Please note that there is a new application form and an updated guidance document. (Old forms will not be accepted and your application will automatically be sifted).

There are several changes to this programme so it is recommended that even if you have delivered ESF Community Grants before that you attend one of the Application Development workshops available.

This new programme includes progression outputs that are required to be evidenced within 28 days of them occurring so please take advantage of the workshops to gather as much application information as you can.

Places are limited – so please book early:

  • Westcliffe Community Centre, 7 Newbolt Avenue, Scunthorpe, DN17 1PE on Thursday 3rd October 10.00 – 1.00pm
  • Centre 88, Saner St, Hull HU3 2TR on Friday 4th October 9.30 – 12.30pm   
  • Centre 4, 17a Wooton Road, Grimsby, DN33 1HE on Monday 7th October 10.00 – 1.00pm

To book onto one of the above workshops please complete the form here.


A skilled and productive workforce
A skilled and productive workforce
Read more