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Navigating the Application Process for the Condition Improvement Fund in London

With the application deadline fast approaching, schools may be wondering how to maximise bids for the condition improvement fund in London. This capital funding is also commonly known as CIF. Eligible academies, sixth-form colleges and voluntary-aided (VA) schools, can apply to ensure their buildings are in safe shape for students. In some cases, funding may be allocated for expansion projects. As you can imagine, it’s a competitive process and further professional advice is required to bolster your bid. Strategies for a Successful Bid for the Condition Improvement Fund in London Earlier this year, the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) […]

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A breakdown of CIF funding uses from the experts

CIF, also known as the Condition Improvement Fund, has long provided the education sector with vital funding. Recognising the damage of down time and the knock-on effect this can have on learning, the ESFA provide schools with the perfect solution. The real question, however, surrounds CIF funding uses. What can this financial support be used for? CIF Funding Uses CIF is used for a variety of different projects, where these will significantly improve the condition of an educational facility. This scheme helps schools avoid closure due to structural issues. The CIF guidelines for their most recent round splits projects into […]

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