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EU Funds Awards 2018

Showcasing the achievements of EU funded projects in Wales.

The award winners were announced at our annual event in Cardiff on 5 December 2018, by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Mark Drakeford.


ESF Projects

Category 1: Best Mentor

Celebrating the success stories of mentors who have seized opportunities presented by the European Social Fund, going above and beyond to help people develop new skills, secure a job or find a new career path. 


Best Mentor: South East Wales Region
Kirsty, Traineeships, Cardiff 

Best Mentor: South West Wales Region
Suzanne, Communities for Work, Swansea

Best Mentor: Mid and North Wales Region
Larry, Cyfle Cymru

ERDF Projects

Category 2: Best cultural heritage project

Celebrating high quality, innovative projects, which have significantly improved Wales’ physical infrastructure or environment through cultural heritage.
Winner: Lido Ponty - National Lido of Wales