Funding and Tender Opportunities

Funding and tender opportunities currently available for schemes and proposals in the SCR are set out on this page:


All of our SCR tender opportunities are advertised on YORtender.

Have a look at the YORtender website here to find out about current opportunities.



SCR Funding Opportunities
Transport and Infrastructure (e.g. broadband, energy, business parks, regeneration and public realm, flood defences and strategic acquisitions)

The SCR is mid-way through its LGF programme and we refresh our pipeline of schemes regularly. Do you have an innovative project which would deliver on our key priorities? If so, please click on the link below to give us more details and we will get back to you.

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Business Growth

We have an established process for businesses seeking financial support to grow in the City Region. Please contact our Access to Finance team at the Sheffield City Region Growth Hub:

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Housing Fund

Through our pilot Housing Fund we have an established process for housing schemes seeking investment from the Local Growth Fund.

To find out more about the types of schemes we are able to support please view our Prospectus

Please click on the link below to complete a short form which will provide us with more details about your proposed scheme. Once complete please e-mail this to We will get back to you to discuss your proposal in more detail.

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European Structural Investment Funds (ESIF) - Current Calls
Access to Employment: SCR Investment Priority 1.2 Sustainable Integration of Young People into the Labour Market

Access to Employment: Project call in Sheffield City Region (OC28S19P1440)

Priority Axis 1: Inclusive Labour Markets

Investment Priority: 1.2. Sustainable Integration of Young People into the Labour Market

Call Reference: Getting On 2 – OC28S19P1440

The aim of this call is to reduce youth unemployment and inactivity. It should focus and skill residents to meet the needs and opportunities for work in new and emerging sectors within the Sheffield City Region. Projects should attract young people who are NEET or at risk of becoming NEET to growth sectors and employment opportunities. Activities will be intensive, innovative, holistic and tailored support to those young people who are disengaged from mainstream activity offering a portfolio of individually tailored provision, priority groups identified as being at risk are:

  • Young refugees and migrants
  • Care Leavers
  • Young Carers
  • Young people with a physical and/or mental health condition, and/or learning disability
  • Young people from a disadvantaged community, particularly Roma and Traveller communities and BAME groups (particularly young women)
  • Lone parents
  • Ex-Offenders (provider/s will be expected to work alongside adding value to existing HMPPs provision)

For more information, download the call specification.

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Current Tenders
Sheffield City Region: Carbon Setting & Scenario Modelling

The purpose of this commission is to carry out detailed analysis to allow Sheffield City Region to set science-based carbon emission targets for use in the emerging SCR Energy Strategy. The commission will also assess the projects that have been identified via stakeholder engagement to see what contribution these will make towards the target, the expected GVA contribution and number of jobs associated.

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Department for Transport’s Transforming Cities Fund

Find below Sheffield City Region’s response to the Department for Transport’s Transforming Cities Fund, call for proposals:

This bid submission was made on behalf of the Sheffield City Region Mayoral Combined Authority.