Documents for new and existing academy sponsors.
Information on how to become an academy sponsor and the government funding available to sponsor a school.
Sponsors are responsible for the performance and finances of their school, setting up the academy trust, selecting the governing body and recruiting the headteacher.
- 26 March 2015
- Detailed guide
Sponsor application process
Potential sponsors should submit the sponsor application form by email to the sponsor relationship and development division, to be assessed by our panel.
- 23 July 2014
Sponsored academy funding
The financial aspects of sponsoring an academy are fully explained in this funding guidance for sponsors.
- 14 February 2014
This list provides contact details for active academy sponsors by region; some sponsors operate across the country.
- 21 May 2015
- Transparency data