Awards for 2019 have now been made. Applications for the next cohort will open in mid-2020. Potential applicants should consider the information below, which was required for previous cohorts.

To apply for support from Tafflab, please submit a side of A4 with a covering letter containing the information below to:

Coleg y Cymoedd c/o Lesley Cottrell,
Ystrad Mynach Campus,
Twyn Road,
Ystrad Mynach,
CF82 7XR.

Your Details

Full Name


Date of Birth

Phone Number

Email address

Statement to support your application

Title and one sentence description

What motivates or drives you to succeed?

Description of business ideas, including details of your product / service and the sector you plan to trade in. You should include

  • Any market research you’ve done to demonstrate that your business is sustainable;
  • Your aspirations in regards to the development and growth of your business; and
  • The support, if any, you have received in developing your idea and starting your business.

Please include in your application any other information you feel relevant about your background and your project.