Tender Opportunities for Social Enterprise / SMEs

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Below are some selected future contract and tender opportunities that may be of interest to social enterprise / third sector organisations to apply for either individually or in partnership with each other or private sector organisations. Where possible we will include opportunities that contain a Community Benefits approach. You may be required to register at the linked to websites to view the full information or to register an interest.

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Digital Tourism Scotland Programme - Scottish Enterprise

Deadline Date: 11/05/2018 at 11:00

SE is looking to work with a supplier who can demonstrate a real grasp of requirements for a true Digital Tourism Scotland Programme and to build on activity from the current programme of support. SE’s requirements is for delivery of the DTS programme of workshops and awareness raising sessions. It is anticipated that the contract will be for 1 year starting 1st July 2018 with a maximum budget of 100,000GBP. We are carrying out the procurement through the single stage, open procedure.

Research to Estimate the Cost of a Child in Scotland - Scottish Government

Deadline Date: 14/05/2018 at 09:00

The Scottish Government wishes to commission research and data analysis to assess the ‘cost of a child’ following an established methodology and using available data.
The aim of the work is to provide a methodological and analytical understanding of how much a child costs per year to support the potential introduction of a national minimum allowance for carers.

Biomass Fuel (Woodchips) Supply - NHS Grampian

Deadline Date: 21/05/2018 at 13:00

Supply of woodchip fuel to our 1.5 MW steam raising wood chip biomass boiler installed in the Energy Centre at the Foresterhill Health Campus. 2 year contract with option to extend +1 +1 +1

The Provision of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables - Dumfries and Galloway Council

Deadline Date: 22/05/2018 at 12:00

This contract is for the Supply and Delivery of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables to Dumfries and Galloway Council. Deliveries to be made to establishments across the Council within agreed delivery schedules.

Support Service for Adults Enduring Mental Health Problems - North Ayrshire Council

Deadline Date: 29/05/2018 at 12:00

On behalf of the North Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership, North Ayrshire Council requires to appoint an adult service provider to deliver an intensive supported living service to meet the care and support requirements of adults with complex needs arising from their mental illness for a period of 24 months plus an additional 12 months.

Provision of Education Bus Services 2018 -  Falkirk Council

Deadline Date: 01/06/2018 at 12:00

School Bus Transport

2018 - Early Learning and Childcare 3 and 4 Year olds - Scottish Borders Council

Deadline Date: 12/06/2018 at 12:00

Scottish Borders Council’s Framework Agreement for the provision of Early Learning and Childcare 3 and 4 years old has opened from 2nd May until 12th June 2018. During this period providers currently not on the Framework Agreement and wish to make application for inclusion on the Framework Agreement for the remainder of the original term can apply.

Employability and Professional Enrichment Tool - Robert Gordon University

Deadline Date: 08/06/2018 at 12:00

Careers Centre information and engagement tool