Funding packages

Who can apply

Schools, colleges, home school groups, uniformed or youth groups based in the UK and Ireland

What can you apply for

Assessment criteria

Application will be assessed on a case-by-case basis, across a combination of criteria. All of the below factors will be considered but you do not need to fulfil each one to be eligible:

  • Areas of low social mobility
  • Levels of free school meals/pupil premiums or equivalent
  • The young people you would look to engage
  • Desired impact on young people and your school/organisation
  • Longevity plans after funding has ended

What is expected from you

If successful in receiving a funding grant, you will be expected to fulfil the following checkpoints:

  • Complete grant agreement letter, online registration and media consent form
  • Attend physical or digital training session
  • Deliver in-house event (only applicable to Discover, or Explore/Challenge Class Pack)
  • Attend designated event (only applicable to Explore/Challenge Team Event Registration)
  • Complete end of programme feedback

Deadlines for applications

Allow up to five weeks from the closing date for a decision.

  • Funding Phase 1 – Opens Monday 1 June 2020. Closes 12noon on Thursday 30 July 2020
  • Funding Phase 2 – Opens Monday 7 September 2020. Closes 12noon on Thursday 26 November 2020

How to apply

Start your application
  • You will need to create an account to complete your registration
  • Once you have started, you can save your application and complete it at a later date

Any questions

Email: FLLChallenge@theiet.org