Adopt an Apprentice

The Adopt an Apprentice grant was paused at the start of the financial year 2023/24. We can now confirm this grant will not be available in 2023/24.

If you submitted an application prior to FIPS closure on 31 March, it'll be assessed and processed as normal.

If you have any questions, please email

Skills Development Scotland will continue to deliver end-to-end support services to apprentices affected by redundancy, including finding a new employer.

Find a learning provider

Do you need help finding a Learning Provider? Use our learning provider search to find one offering the Modern Apprenticeship framework you want.

Advice for apprentices

If you’re an apprentice and you’ve been made redundant, we can offer you support and help you find another employer to complete your training.

Contact an adviser