Posts by ICS Funding Services

CIF Results Published

Successful Applications for CIF 2020 to 2021 The Department for Education (DfE) has published the Condition Improvement Fund 2020 to 2021 outcome. This will provide funding of over £434m for 1,476 projects at 1,243 academies, sixth-form colleges and non-diocesan voluntary aided schools. CIF 2020 to 2021 Appeals The appeals round for CIF 2020 to 2021 will take place in September 2020. Appeals will be for those applicants that can demonstrate that a material error has been made in the assessment of their application. Congratulations to all of our successful schools and indeed congratulations to every successful school, as we know how
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Thank You

THANK YOU – We really do appreciate how difficult these last few months have been for all of our education colleagues, their families, their students and in turn their families too, particularly as schools are now starting to open up more widely. It has been a very strange time for all in our society, and we at ICS wish to thank all key workers for their dedication, loyalty and selflessness throughout this pandemic. We want you to know that you are valued and appreciated!
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CIF Announcement due in June

CIF UPDATE – Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the announcement of any successful CIF projects has been delayed. The latest is that this announcement is now due in June. We will publish any further news as we get it. Please say safe.
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The Condition Improvement Fund Countdown Is On: Are You Ready?

There are just 31 days in total before this important Condition Improvement Fund round closes for another year, so time is now critical if you wish to apply for any project funding. It is also of paramount importance that ALL schools, including previously registered schools, register on the new ESFA Portal by November 29th at 12noon. Urgent Action Needed It is with some urgency that you should be taking action now. If you wait too long you may find that the best Condition Improvement Fund technical advisors are all booked up and cannot take on your project applications. Pre-Application Needed
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Latest CIF 2020-2021 Guidance Update

The big news is officially upon us. The CIF 2020-2021 online application window is now open! For anyone reading this article that might be new to the Condition Improvement Fund (CIF), the core priority of the fund is to support condition projects. It’s key focus is to ensure school and college buildings remain safe and in good working order. The majority of CIF funding aims revolve around addressing building issues with significant consequences that revenue or Devolved Formula Capital (DFC) funding cannot meet. These include issues with poor building condition, building compliance, energy efficiency or health and safety. To see
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