Support and funding for budding social entrepreneurs – find out more

The West Midlands School for Social Entrepreneurs (WMSSE) is now recruiting students for the Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Start Up Programme.

SSE is offering a fully funded year of training and development and a grant to help make it happen.

The training and development consists of 14 days study over 12 months within a group of like-minded individuals. A grant of £4000 is provided by the Big Lottery to help turn your idea into a reality.

Why not come along to our Taster sessions and find out more.

The Tasters last for about 2 ½ to 3 hours and give you a flavour of how SSE operates and what the programme can do for you.  The sessions take place as follows:

  • Wed 12 February, Coventry
  • Tue 18 February, Solihull
  • Thurs 20 February, Birmingham (limited places remaining)
  • Thurs 27 February, Walsall
  • Tue 11 March, Staffordshire
  • Wed 19 March, Herefordshire


Booking essential. Book online here

The formal application process starts on 3 February and closes on 3 April.

Alternatively ring Charles Rapson on 07500 081 219 or send him mail.

Birmingham UK. Freelance research, evaluation and policy consultant specialising in social enterprise and the third sector. I maintain the BSSEC blog and website

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