This section focuses on all the changes for 16 to 19 funding for 2020 to 2021. You can find more information on the 16 to 19 funding formula and funding allocations in general in the other sections on this page.
We fund a number of schemes that provide financial support for young people to help them participate in education and training. These ‘student support’ schemes can help eligible young people with the costs of their education. More information about the schemes can be found at:
T Levels are new courses coming in September 2020, which will follow GCSEs and will be equivalent to 3 A Levels. Industry placements are a compulsory part of T Levels. ESFA has allocated capacity and delivery funding since academic year 2018 to 2019 to build the sectors ability in delivering industry placements ahead of the roll out of T Levels.