We see that the Ufi January Newsletter highlights the VocTech Seed funding, please see more information below. UFi write in their newslettter......


Do you have an idea for a new way to use digital tech to accelerate vocational learning in the UK? Our VocTech Seed call will open in less than 4 weeks time, on Tuesday 13th February. The fund innovative digital solutions to real world vocational learning problems.

They are running a series of workshops and webinars to help potential applicants to the fund.  Sign up on their events page

They are holding workshops for applicants in:

VocTech Seed provides funding of up to £50,000 for projects up to 12 months in length. What are we looking for?

  • Development and testing of new ideas for vocational learning delivery from all industries, sectors and technologies
  • Projects which demonstrate an understanding of the vocational learning market and offer high quality learning solutions as well as technical developments
  • Ambitious projects which could eventually reach large numbers of learners

Successful applicants will be able to explain clearly what problem they plan to solve, who their users and customers will be and why their solution is the right one. Have a look at Ufi’s current and past projects on the website to see how these principles have been applied in practice.

If you know someone else who might be interested in putting in an application, or in knowing more about Ufi’s future funding opportunities, spread the word. Ask them to sign up for news and updates. The UfI will send all of its newsletter subscribers an alert as soon as funding rounds open.

Follow them on Twitter @UfiTrust,  #VocTechSeed2018.