£4 million available for green jobs: Scottish Enterprise
Support for businesses to create new green jobs that contribute to improving the environment and achieving net zero emissions.
What is the green jobs call?
This is the first of a series of grant funding calls to help support economic recovery and stimulate the creation of new green jobs to advance Scotland’s net zero emission ambitions.
The £4 million green jobs call is part of a three-year £27 million package of green funding targeted for our new call programme. It will open to applications on Tuesday 18 May 2021 with grants from £50,000 up to a maximum of £500,000 being awarded on a competitive basis.
Supported through the Scottish Government’s Green Jobs Fund, the funding call is part of our wider commitment to supporting Scotland’s net zero transition that delivers benefits for our environment, people and economic prosperity.
What is the aim of the call?
The call aims to support business to create jobs that produce goods or provide services that benefit the environment or conserve natural resources and jobs that help drive more environmentally friendly processes in Scottish businesses.
Where can you find out more about the green jobs call?
You can visit the Scottish Enterprise website to find out more about this call and the eligibility criteria.
They’ll be running webinars before 18 May 2021 which will give more information about the call and offer an opportunity for you to ask questions.
You can sign up to receive email updates about this call and the supporting webinars.