Unlocking Success Bursary Scheme

Applications are open for a tenants bursary scheme that offers bursaries of £500 to help you develop learning and skills to support your future employment.

Contents

  1. Overview
  2. What we can fund
  3. Who can apply
  4. How to apply
  5. More information

Overview

The Unlocking Success Bursary Scheme is a tenant bursary scheme that offers bursaries of £500 to help you develop learning and skills to support your future employment.

The scheme is funded by the Northern Housing Consortium.


What we can fund

The scheme offers bursaries of £500 cash to support with the cost of learning and training.

A range of grants are also available to purchase specific items, such as:

  • books
  • equipment (such as laptops)
  • travel costs (such as travel passes)
  • childcare
  • living costs

Who can apply 

To be eligible to apply for the bursary, you must be:

  • 16 years old or over
  • housed by a social landlord (who is a member of the Northern Housing Consortium)
  • use the grant to enhance skills to further development

How to apply

You will be asked to provide a short pitch (written, typed or video).

The pitch must explain what skills or learning you are planning to do and how the grant money will be spent.

To apply, email involvement@southtynesidehomes.org.uk and we will help you with the quick and easy application process.

The closing date for applications is Friday 5 July.


More information

For more information, see Unlocking Success Bursary Scheme.