Welcome to Ufi online funding.

The VocTech Seed Fund will be open for applications 24th April until 25 May 2017. Read more about this round of funding on the VocTech Seed page. 

There will be further opportunities for funding. You can keep in touch by signing up for our newsletter and we'll email you as soon as a new fund opens. You can also keep up to date by following us on Twitter @UfiTrust

If you think you have a project which might be suitable for future Ufi funding, please:

Project areas we are interested in include:

Increasing capability of those involved in running the vocational learning system, through:

  • Analytic tools 
  • Large-scale online course for learning professionals
  • Advocacy with senior leaders
  • Competencies, career paths and curricula
  • Short, online courses for learning professionals

Exploiting networks to bring together learners, learning content and learning professionals, through:

  • Open Source curriculum production 
  • Peer assessment 
  • Crowd-sourced diagnostic mathematics questions
  • Free resources in vocational learning

Harnessing the power of digital to support individualised and differentiated learning, through:

  • Development of sims, games and virtual environments 
  • Online intervention in numeracy/mathematics 
  • Adaptive learning
  • Technology-supported, problem-based learning
  • Cloud-based education systems

Future submissions will be welcome on all of these. Note that our funding is focused on ‘vocational learning’ and ‘technology’. 

All applications will be made online while funding rounds are open.