Apprenticeship AGE Grant for Employers

Apprenticeship Age Grant for Employers

Interested in taking on an Apprentice? Would you like financial assistance of up to £1500 per apprentice?

The AGE grant is available for employers to provide help with recruiting new apprentices aged 16 – 24.

The AGE grant can be claimed for up to five apprentices provided that the total number of apprentices to be taken on are shown on the grant application upfront at the agreement stage.


  • Employers are based in Peterborough or Cambridgeshire
  • Has under 250 employees
  • The maximum number of claims is 5 in any contract year

Employers can apply online for the AGE grant if they are based in Peterborough or Cambridgeshire.
Go to to apply 

WATA can help you

  • Recruit an apprentice at no cost to your company
  • Deliver an Apprenticeship programme that helps you grow your business and develop your staff.

To find out how your company can benefit, contact us on 01480 435544 or email