The ESF funds a rich variety of projects that improve people’s employment prospects and the jobs they do. Organisations and individuals interested in taking part can use the links given below:
ESF funding is available through the Member States and regions. The ESF does not fund projects directly from Brussels.
ESF projects are applied for and run by a wide variety of organisations known as beneficiaries, including public administrations, workers’ and employers’ organisations, NGOs, charities and companies.
The individuals who take part in an ESF project are called participants; these include, for example, older workers training for new skills, young job-seekers getting work placements, or people seeking advice on how to set up their own business.