The GRADS for D2N2 project provides small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire a complete package of free and subsidised support to help you benefit from graduate talent in the region.
Whether you’re an SME looking to recruit local graduates, or you’re keen to see how graduate and high-level skills could support your business in different ways, this project can help you access the support, advice and funding to plug skills gaps, achieve more, and grow your business.
The project support package
The project support packages offer various different ways we can support your business.
Who is eligible?
SMEs based that are based in the D2N2 area (Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire) are eligible for support.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are defined as:
- Less than 250 employees
- Annual turnover under EUR 50 million or;
- Annual balance sheet less than EUR 43 million
This project is part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF).
Support through the ESF High Level Skills programme is available to SMEs across D2N2. Fill out our contact form below and we’ll get back to you.