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Apprentice Government Funding & Grants

Apprenticeship funding and grants

There is Government funding available to contribute towards the costs of training an apprentice.

LEP AGE (Leeds Area)  -

If you’re a small or medium sized business looking to take on an apprentice then financial support may be available. Businesses in West Yorkshire and York could be eligible for grants of up to £2,000 when they take on an apprentice aged 16 – 24 years old. 

GM AGE (Greater Manchester) – 

Up to three GM AGE grants of £1,500 are available to any employer meeting the eligibility criteria.

The model also includes additional incentive payments to encourage:

  • Progressing a young person from a completed Traineeship to an Apprenticeship – £1,000 additional employer incentive.
  • Employing an Advanced or Higher Apprenticeship – £1,000 additional employer incentive.
  • Support to providers supporting Triailblazer Standard – £1,000 provider incentive.


If you would like to speak to one of our Account Managers complete this form or email apprenticeships@thesourceacademy.co.uk 


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