Third Sector Engagement Fund – Applications Now Open

Third Sector Engagement Fund – Applications Now Open

North Lanarkshire Council is calling for projects from the Third Sector to assist unemployed residents in the North Lanarkshire area to be referred into North Lanarkshire’s Working Employability Pipeline (NLWEP).

Information on how to apply for the Third Sector Engagement Fund is set out in guidance pack included, all attachments should be read in advance of submitting an application and should be referred to throughout the application process. Project selection is based on the EU Commission guidance, the National Rules and Guidance provided by the Scottish Government. Nature of costs will follow the EU Commission guidance. You should make yourself familiar with these guidelines before submitting your application to ensure that your proposal is eligible under European Funding guidelines.

Questions and Answers

A Question and Answer Day has been arranged for the afternoon of Monday 11th March 2019 where applicants can raise any technical queries relating to the application process. Only questions that are relevant to the process itself can be discussed, no advice on the contents or the validity of proposals will be given. To book a slot please contact Adele Muir, Employability Development Co-ordinator, by email at

How to Apply

Application and Guidance packs can be requested via Adele Muir

Application Deadlines

Proposals must be submitted to the address below, no later than 12 Noon on Friday 29th March. Any proposal received after the stipulated time and date will not be accepted and cannot therefore be considered.

Adele Muir
Employability Development Co-ordinator
North Lanarkshire Council
Education, Youth and Communities
2nd Floor, Kildonan Street
Coatbridge, ML5 3BT


  • Applications Open: 1st March 2019
  • Questions and Answers: 11th March 2019 (Municipal Buildings, Kildonan Street, Coatbridge ML5 3BT 2pm-4pm)
  • Submission Deadline: 29th March 2019 (12 Noon)
  • Award date: 26th April 2019