Posts by ICS Funding Services

Sport England Launch New 5 Year Strategy – ‘Towards an Active Nation’

Sport England Launch New 5 Year Strategy – ‘Towards an Active Nation’ Sport England will spend £250 million to combat inactivity as part of their new five-year strategy. More than one in four people in England (28 per cent) do less than 30 minutes of physical activity a week. But research shows that those who do the least activity stand to benefit the most, even if it’s just small changes like gentle jogging, swimming or playing rounders in the park. As well as continuing to support people who already play sport, there will be a much greater emphasis on groups
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Condition Improvement Fund now open for applications.

Condition Improvement Fund now open for applications. The Education Funding Agency Condition Improvement Fund portal is now open for academies, free schools academy special schools and 6th form colleges to apply for between £20,000 and £4million per project for essential works to school buildings and premises. Higher priorities include Safeguarding, Security, Health & Safety (Emergency Asbestos removal, Gas, Electrical, Legionella & Fire) Roofing, Weather Tightness, Heating & Water supply systems. The application deadline is December 9th 2016 at Midday, so the clocking is now ticking, act now without delay! Please see our pages for more information about the Condition Improvement
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Salix Energy Efficiency Fund for Academies, MATs & 8th Form Colleges now open.

Salix Energy Efficiency Fund for Academies, MATs & Sixth Form Colleges now open. This year Salix have developed a new fund in partnership with the Education Funding Agency (EFA) that focuses specifically on energy efficiency projects. The Salix Energy Efficiency Fund (SEEF) is available for all academies, including those in large Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) as well as sixth form colleges (SFC). The fund is directed to those academies and SFCs that have energy efficiency projects that need capital to invest to save but may not meet the Condition Improvement Fund’s (CIF) condition need criteria. If you need help and technical
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Millions available to transform school facilities

Millions of Pounds to Transform School Facilities and Encourage Healthier Lifestyles Millions of Pounds to Transform School Facilities and Encourage Healthier Lifestyles Announcement 28/02/17 Schools are to receive £415million to help pupils benefit from healthier, more active lifestyles, Education Secretary Justine Greening announced today. Primary, secondary and sixth form colleges will be able to use the funding to pay for facilities to support PE, after school activities and healthy eating. Schools will also be able to use the new Healthy Pupils Capital Programme to improve facilities for children with physical conditions or support young people struggling with mental health issues,
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2017/18 CIF Funding Round Outcomes

2017/18 CIF Funding Round Outcomes – IRO £16Million raised for academy schools Many congratulations to all of our successful academies in this years Condition Improvement Fund round. IRO £16Million has been achieved so far! Projects include Roofing, Safeguarding, Modular Classroom Replacement, Electrical Compliance, Boilers & Heating, Window Replacements & Drainage Projects. Please see our Latest News posts for more details. Don’t miss out for this years funding round, call now on 01623 821587 for more details.
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