What is Adopt an Apprentice?
Get £5000 for employing a redundant apprentice
Adopt an Apprentice is a financial incentive for employers to take on an apprentice who has been made redundant.
Take on a Modern or Graduate Apprentice on the same apprenticeship to complete their training and get £5,000 to help cover wage and recruitment costs.
Adopt an Apprentice covers all sectors.
For more information read the Adopt an Apprentice programme rules.
Adopting an apprentice can have benefits for you, your business and the local economy.
Get £5000 in financial support
Help a young person when they need it most
Do your bit for the local economy
A learning provider must make the application for you. You can search for a learning provider in your area to contact or call our employer helpline on 0800 783 6000.
Note: The financial incentive is deemed to be State Aid under European Commission Regulation (EU) No 1407/2013 of 18 December 2013. Businesses can only receive a maximum of €200,000 of such aid during a three-year period.