Funding for different types of schools and settings

Funding for early years, academies, alternative provision, local authority schools, special schools, 16 to 19 year olds.


  1. UTC or studio school model funding agreement: multi-academy trust

    Model supplemental funding agreement to establish a university technical college (UTC) or studio school with a multi-academy trust (MAT).

  2. Regional academy growth fund: application form

    Application form for academy trusts who want to apply for the regional academy growth fund (RAGF).

  3. MAT Development and Improvement Fund application

    Application form for trusts who want to apply to the MAT Development and Improvement Fund.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. 16 to 19 funding: maths and English condition of funding
  2. Early years national funding formula: funding rates and guidance
  3. Dedicated schools grant (DSG): 2020 to 2021
  4. 16 to 19 education: funding allocations
  5. Advice: funding regulations for post-16 provision
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News and communications

  1. Multi-million pound fund to support disadvantaged children in the early years
  2. 16 to 19 funding: funding for academic year 2017 to 2018
  3. School revenue funding settlement for 2017 to 2018
  4. Letter to academy trust accounting officers: October 2016
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Research and statistics

  1. Maintained nursery schools: contribution to early years provision
  2. Early years providers cost study: 2018
  3. Academy transfers and funding England financial year 2017 to 2018
  4. Targeted Support Fund 2017 to 2018: analysis of the participant survey
  5. Evaluation of the regional academy growth fund
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. SEND and AP provision: call for evidence
  2. School loan schemes: implementation of changes
  3. Recouping local authority funding for free schools
  4. Early years funding: changes to funding for 3- and 4-year-olds
  5. Early years national funding formula: equalities impact assessment
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. School nurseries capital fund: list of application outcomes
  2. Schools block funding formulae 2019 to 2020
  3. Strategic School Improvement Fund: successful applicants
  4. Schools block funding formulae 2018 to 2019
  5. Schools block funding allocations 2018 to 2019
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