Academy sponsorship

Guidance for new and existing academy sponsors.

Information on how to become an academy sponsor and on the funding available to sponsors.

Academy sponsors are responsible for the performance and finances of their school, setting up the academy trust, selecting the governing body and recruiting the headteacher.

Become an academy sponsor

Funding for academy sponsors

Develop your academy trust

Contact details of academy sponsors

Published 19 November 2013
Last updated 11 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated develop your academy trust support and advice resources.

  2. Added a link to resources on expanding your academy trust.

  3. Added a link to the northern fund for academy sponsors.

  4. First published.