New Springboard fund to launch your dreams

Communities

We’re launching a new fund called Springboard to support you to achieve your goals. If you’re looking to enhance your skills, access training or gain a qualification, this fund is for you.

Future aspirations

What is Springboard?

Springboard offers grants of between £500 and £5,000 per year to fund direct costs for education, qualifications, or training, or towards related expenses for essential items, childcare and accommodation.

How do I know if I’m eligible?

You could be eligible if you’re:

  • An A2Dominion customer
  • Aged 16 or above
  • With aspirations to enrich your future

How can I apply?

Please fill in our online application form to apply for the Springboard Fund.

You’ll need to provide information about why you would like the grant and what it will cover, including:

  • Course details (if applicable)
  • Amount of funding required
  • How the grant will positively impact your life and family

Also, you’ll need to provide a summary of your income and expenditure and contact details of a referee.

I need help getting online

If you would prefer to complete a pdf or printed application form, please get in touch with us via email.

If you or someone you know would like to participate in focus groups or similar activities but need some help getting online, please let us know. You can find out more about how we can help you use the internet on our website.

When is the deadline?

The closing date for your Springboard Fund application is Thursday 30 June 2022.

What happens next?

If your application meets the criteria and is shortlisted by our selection panel, you’ll be invited to attend a panel meeting to talk through your funding request. You’ll be informed whether you’ve been successful within 48 hours of the meeting.

For more information

For further information about the Springboard Fund or help with your application, you can get in touch with us by email.