General Update

Ørsted Announces Round Three of the “Skills Fund” for Coastal Areas of Lancashire and Cumbria

The third annual round of Ørsted’s Walney Extension Skills Fund is now open to applications. £50,000 will be available again through an open application process to experienced organisations that can develop and deliver Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) related training or education courses, a one-off event, or a programme of targeted events. The full […]

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Ørsted Launch Round 3 of the “Skills Fund” for Coastal Areas of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and North Norfolk

The third annual round of Ørsted’s East Coast Skills Fund is now open to applications. £55,000 will be available again through an open application process to experienced organisations that can develop and deliver Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) related training or education courses, a one-off event, or a programme of targeted events. The full […]

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Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund Awards Fifth Round of Grants

Fourteen deserving local organisations are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants from the fifth round of Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund. The East Coast Community Fund is part of the community engagement programme for Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One and Race Bank offshore wind farms. Each year, until 2037, approximately £390,000 will be […]

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Ørsted Announces Latest Round of Grants for the Community

Ørsted is delighted to announce the winners of the latest round of applications to the Walney Extension Community Fund. Sixteen lucky groups will each receive a share of  the just over £253,000 windfall available in the latest round of the Fund. Since the Fund launched in 2016 over £1.5M has now been committed to community […]

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Walney Extension Community Fund Maximum Grant Reduction

The criteria for the Walney Extension Community Fund is changing! After the application deadline on 10 July 2019 the maximum grant groups can apply for will be changing from £75,000 to £50,000.

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East Coast Community Fund Film Competition

Each year Ørsted offer every successfully completed East Coast Community Fund applicant the opportunity to submit a video about their project for the chance to win £500 for their group. In 2018, Lincolnshire Integrated Voluntary Emergency Service (LIVES) were the lucky winners. Click below to view the video: For more information about the East Coast Community […]

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3DW to deliver 12 STEM workshops across the North West

3DW is excited to announce it will be delivering 12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) focused workshops at schools across the North West, after being awarded funding from Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund. In 2012, 3DW collaborated with Ørsted, the global leader in offshore wind, on its Walney Extension offshore wind farm project creating […]

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Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund Maximum Grant Reduction

The criteria for the Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund is changing! After the application deadline on 3rd April 2019 the maximum grant groups can apply for will be changing from £25,000 to £20,000.

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