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The Wolfson Foundation: Special Schools and Colleges

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Special schools and colleges can apply for funding of up to £75,000 for projects that help pupils to develop their employability skills and ability to live independently after leaving education.

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Eligible Organisations

The special school should be a registered charity or run by a local authority with, where applicable, a rating of at least good. It should also be registered with any relevant regulatory authority.

Suitable Projects

The funding is typically awarded to capital projects. This includes new builds, refurbishments, or equipment. In addition, the capital project should aim to achieve one of the following: an increase in access to services for users, an improved quality and greater range of services, and/or greater financial stability for the organisation.

Application Process

Applicants are invited to apply online through a two-stage application process.

Important Dates

The deadline for stage 2 applications is 14th May 2021.

Funding Range

The typical funding range is £20,000 – £75,000. The minimum grant available is £15,000.

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