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This grant stopped being available on 30 April 2016. Read up-to-date guidance on converting to an academy.
Form and accompanying guidance for primary schools converting to academies that wish to claim the primary academy chain development grant.
Primary schools that are converting to academy status can apply for this grant if they’re:
planning to set up a multi-academy trust (MAT) made up of at least 3 schools
part of a group of 2 or more primary schools planning to join an existing MAT at the same time
Primary schools that are converting to academy status and have fewer than 210 pupils can also apply for the small school supplement grant.
Read more guidance on converting to an academy.