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Administration and finance - Funding education for 16 to 19-year-olds

Information for post-16 education institutions funded by Education Funding Agency, explaining the funding system.

Colleges, providers, schools and academies receive annual funding allocations from Education Funding Agency (EFA).

This section explains how we calculate the funding, the rules you should follow in spending the funding, audit and other contractual requirements. There are details of our different student support funds, as well as information about specialist programmes that are currently running.

Funding institutions

Information and requirements that education providers need to follow to receive funding from Education Funding Agency.

  1. 16 to 19 education: funding allocations

    • 4 April 2014
    • Detailed guide
  2. 16 to 19 education: funding guidance

    • 10 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  3. 16 to 19 funding formula: overview

    • 26 June 2013
    • Guidance
  4. 16 to 19 education: high needs funding

    • 11 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  5. 16 to 19 education: commercial and charitable providers

    • 10 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  6. 16 to 19 education: market entry

    • 10 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  7. 16 to 19 education: financial management and assurance

    • 10 March 2014
    • Detailed guide

Funding students

Information for education institutions on the different types of funding support available for 16 to 19-year-olds.

  1. 16 to 19 education: financial support for students

    • 10 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  2. 16 to 19 Bursary Fund guide for 2013 to 2014

    • 29 April 2013
    • Guidance

Specialist programmes

Information about programmes for delivering specialist 16 to 19 education.

  1. Youth Contract: 16- and 17-year-olds

    • 18 March 2014
    • Guidance

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