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Our vision

To create a world where vocational skills are celebrated and valued by all as the engine upon which the UK economy is built and where development of those skills is made possible by the best technology solutions, providing easier access, greater opportunity and better outcomes for all. 

Read our five year strategy for our plans to drive the change we want to happen.

Five-year Funding Strategy

Funding and Events
Funding and Events

Attend one of our events or join a webchat to find out more about funding your project.

Our Projects
Our Projects

Learn more about the digital projects we fund and the difference they make. 

How to Apply
How to Apply

We give funding to people who can help us revolutionise adult learning through technology. Apply to us if you've got an imaginative idea to use digital technology for adult vocational learning.

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We fund projects which act as catalysts for change

100 Funded Projects


Funded Projects

950,000 people involved

1.3 million

people involved

$15,162,008 in grant funding


in grant funding

Latest news


As part of Ufi VocTech Trust’s funding schedule for next year, applications for VocTech Seed grants will be accepted between January 21st and February 13th. VocTech Seed offers funding...

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Next event


22nd January, Cambridge

A pre-application workshop in Cambridge for people considering applying for a grant to Ufi VocTech Seed Fund. Register using this link

The aim of this event is to...


  • Pre-funding workshops & webinars for #VocTech Seed 2020 which offers £15k to £50k for the design, development and e… 1 day ago
  • Could you help us spread the word about our funding call opening in January? £15k to £50k for digital tech in voc… 1 day ago
  • Pre-funding workshops to support applicants to our grant programme taking place late January in #Cambridge #Glasgow 2 days ago
  • Thinking of applying for funding from #VocTech Seed 2020? Our pre-application workshops give you opportunity to:… 2 days ago
  • We have funded over 100 projects in a wide variety of sectors including: 🔧 Manufacturing 🐟 Food Production 👶🏼 Chil… 2 days ago
  • Last week we visited #Belfast and welcomed potential applicants to a pre-funding workshop for our grant calls in 20… 4 days ago
  • RT @PodcastEdtech: New #voctechpodcast out! 🎉 We talk to @ShaunGear1 about #vocational learning reform in New Zealand. References to @D 1 week ago
  • The next episode of our #VocTech podcast is here! Thanks once again to @soph_bailey from @PodcastEdtech for bringi… 1 week ago
  • RT @PodcastEdtech: ✂️A snippet of our chat with @ShaunGear1 on "Vocational Reform in New Zealand"✂️ Subscribe & listen to his thoughts on… 1 week ago
  • Today we’re with @InvestNI for our first #VocTech 2020 pre-funding workshop which supports potential applicants of… 1 week ago
  • RT @AlanFurley: VocTech funding, term sheets and an entrepreneurs lessons learnt - another good #FirstTuesday lunch from @SETsquaredBath an… 1 week ago
  • Good morning @InvestNI, Would love a RT of this if you don't mind? We have funding opportunities for innovative us… 1 week ago
  • RT @Stephen_Hinde: I’ve updated the @UfiTrust Twitter list of companies, establishments, and projects we’ve supported through our #VocTech 1 week ago
  • Ufi News: Showcase Press Release Discover what happened, what we learnt, see @ChompDental from @bfd_uk being used… 1 week ago