Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisation

Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme - applications open

Are you committed to helping people in need or improving the environment?

Applications are now open for the Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreners programme.

This programme has helped almost 2,000 social entrepreneurs to start up and scale social enterprises, charities, community projects and impact-led organisations.

This year, the programme will offer support to 260 people across the UK with:

  • A learning programme
  • A grant (£1,000 – £7,000)
  • Mentoring
  • A supportive community

The programme is run in partnership with the School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE), and jointly funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.

As part of the application process, there is the option to apply to start up, trade up or scale up.

For full details about the programme, what is being offered and guidance on submitting an application, please follow this link

Don't delay - the deadline for applications is Wednesday 27th Match at 12pm. 

To see a short video about the programme, click here