This programme is open to all schools (state-funded or independent), higher education, and further education providers in England. In order to bid, partnerships must involve a minimum of two schools/higher education providers.
To bid, partnerships must nominate a lead school/institution or entity that will receive the grant award on behalf of the partnership.
Please see Part 3 of the Bidding guidance for further information on the types of institutions who can act in this role For successful bids, the lead school/institution becomes the Grant Holder.
As this grant programme is designed to promote engagement across sectors, partnerships must also involve a minimum of one school/institution from an educational sector different to the Grant Holder's sector.