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What’s new for the 2022-2023 Grants Scheme

New and increased grants from 1 April 2022

CITB has increased the amount of money available through grants this year and introduced new grants. This is to help tackle the skills shortage in the construction industry.

Increased grant for dry lining apprenticeships

You can now receive an additional £2,000 on top of the existing grant (£2,500 per year for attendance and £3,500 for achievement) for dry lining apprenticeships that start from 1 April 2022 onwards.

Further information on apprenticeship grants can be found here.

Increased grant for rainscreen cladding VQ achievements

For achievements dated from 1 April 2022, you will receive an additional £400 on top of the existing £600 grant for employees successfully completing a rainscreen cladding VQ.

Further information on short qualification grants can be found here.

Leadership & Management short course grant

From 1 April 2022, you can now receive a grant of £70 for each Leadership & Management short course standard achieved through an approved training organisation (ATO). The ATO will apply for this grant on your behalf.

Further information on short course grants can be found here

CITB Occupational Traineeship (England Only)

A £1,000 grant is available for the completion of a CITB Occupational Traineeship in England.

Further information on grants for CITB Occupational Traineeships can be found here

Terms and Conditions

The Grants Scheme terms and conditions give more information on how the scheme works. Before you apply,  make sure you've read and understood the terms and conditions.