Correspondence

16 to 19 funding: funding for academic year 2016 to 2017

A letter explaining the funding for academic year 2016 to 2017 for students aged 16 to 19 and students aged 19 to 25 with an education, health and care plan.

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Peter Mucklow, National Director of Young People at Education Funding Agency has written to the sector explaining funding for the academic year 2016 to 2017 for students aged 16 to 19 and students aged 19 to 25 with an education, health and care plan.

Areas included in the letter are:

  • Funding for academic year 2016 to 2017: introduction
  • National funding rates
  • Formula protection funding
  • Large programmes
  • Maths and English
  • Discretionary bursaries and free meals double funding
  • High needs students
  • Traineeships
  • Allocations process and timeline