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

  1. Sponsor an academy

    • Guidance
  2. Academy sponsor application form

    • Form

Funding for academy sponsors

Develop your academy trust

Contact details of academy sponsors

  1. Academy sponsor contact list

    • Transparency data
Published 19 November 2013
Last updated 7 September 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added a link to resources on expanding your academy trust.
  2. Added a link to the northern fund for academy sponsors.
  3. First published.