Workforce Equality Fund
On 8th February 2018, the Minister for Business,
Fair Work and Skills announced the launch of a new fund
to support businesses in reducing employment inequalities,
discrimination and barriers, while visiting the Voluntary Action
Fund in Inverkeithing. The £750,000 Workplace Equality Fund is
being run by Voluntary Action Fund (VAF).
After the completion of Round 1, funding of over £300,000 has
been awarded to organisations, to improve diversity in the
workplace for Scottish businesses.
Nine organisations have now been funded to carry out activities
over an 11 month period. To read more about the funded
Organisations please click
Round two of the Fund will open on 2nd July
2018. More information about the Fund can be found at