Apply for a Kickstart Scheme Grant for Employers

Use this service to apply for a Kickstart Scheme employer grant. You can use this service if you are an employer or represent a group of employers as a Kickstart gateway and have 30 or more Kickstart Scheme job placements.

Check if you can apply for a grant through the Kickstart Scheme.

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The online service is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).

Before you start

You will need:

  • the Companies House reference number, Charity Commission number or Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator number, if you have one
  • the organisation address and contact details
  • details of the Kickstart Scheme job placements and their location
  • supporting information to show that the job placements are new jobs and meet the Kickstart Scheme criteria
  • information about the support the organisation can give to develop employability skills of young people

If you are applying as a Kickstart gateway you will need these details for each organisation you are applying on behalf of.