Basic maths Centres for Excellence: application

Information for institutions wishing to apply to the Centres for Excellence programme to improve basic maths for post-16 learners.


Centres for Excellence programme: guidance


Applications closed at 5pm on 10 July 2018. We expect applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by 30 September 2018.

The Department for Education invites institutions to apply to become Centres for Excellence for basic maths.

The programme will provide grant funding to build teaching capacity and spread best practice on what works to improve basic maths for learners over the age of 16 with low prior attainment. This will be through trialling pedagogical approaches and sharing this expertise across the post-16 sector.

Applications should be submitted to no later than 5pm on 10 July 2018.

All information must be provided on the application form.

Only the application form will be accepted. Do not send any other attachments.

Published 30 May 2018