About this form
Welcome to the Employment Support Fund Application Form.
Well done for getting this far and taking the first step to improve your work situation. 4 things to do before you start filling in this form
1) Check you understand what the Employment Support Fund is for.
Through the fund you can apply to receive items like a laptop or a place on a training course that will help you improve your work situation. You can read the full details on our website
2) Check that you are eligible to apply
3) Research the item you would like. In the form, we will ask you to copy and paste a website link to show us where we can buy the item. We’ll need a link to the exact item and it must cost £500 or less.
4) Make sure you have thought about how the item you request will help you with work. We'll be asking you to tell us more about this on the form. Completing the form
The form will take you 45 minutes to complete. There are 7 sections to fill in.
If you need to, you can save the form at any time and come back to complete it later.
It's fine to get someone to help you or fill in the form for you.Deadline and hearing back from us
You must send us the form by 1pm
on Monday 14 October
Once you have sent us the form, our team will take a look your application and we'll be in touch via email by Monday 11 November. Not every application will be successful, but we will let you know either way.