The final list of successful VCSE National Prospectus grants can now be found in the link below. 72 applications have secured funding for 2013 to 2015 to implement national innovative projects and services to improve outcomes for children, young people and families.
The Children’s Partnership (a partnership between National Children’s Bureau and 4Children) has been awarded £600,000 per year for 2013 to 2015 to work with the department to develop its strategic relationship with the VCSE sector. The partnership will work across the sector to provide policy and delivery advice, support knowledge exchange and networking, and support the sharing of good practice.
View the table of grant funded projects.
The Department for Education’s National Prospectus Grants Programme 2013 to 2015 closed for applications on 30 November 2012.
Applicants were invited to submit proposals to improve outcomes for children, young people and families with a particular emphasis on early intervention and supporting the most disadvantaged.
The funding will contribute to policy thinking and delivery on the ground to:
For further information please refer to:
We have now received bids for our Children, Young People and Families VCSE Strategic Partner Grant for 2013 to 2015 and will shortly providing an update with the final outcome. This is a single grant available for a two-year period.
Applicants were invited to offer proposals to operate at the national level, working effectively across the children, young people and families sector to address complex and challenging issues. We will expect the partner to be well-versed in issues of strategic importance to this sector and be able to offer or source expertise across a range of children, young people and family policy areas. The new strategic partner will be expected to work with the successful recipients of a National Prospectus Grant 2013 to 2015.
For background, full details of our requirements are set out in the VCSE Strategic Partner Grant 2013 to 2015 Prospectus document and FAQ.
The deadline for receipt of applications was 12.00pm on 11 January 2013.
Funding applications: VCS funding
This provides details of our requirements for this grant.
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This provides additional information about our requirements and how to apply.
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This should be completed in full. Please see the accompanying prospectus and FAQ for information about how to complete it.
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This provides background on the grant programme including overall criteria, policy priorities, guidance on the process and the timetable.
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This must be completed in full, in accordance with guidance provided in the National Prospectus when bidding for a grant under this funding.
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This FAQ captures questions asked and answered at the briefing event held on 6 November 2012. It supplements the main FAQ.
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If you are successful in this bidding process, you will be required to meet the terms and conditions set out in a Grant Funding Agreement based on this model version. (Please note this is only a model version and may be subject to change).
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This document explains some of the terms and conditions of the Grant Funding Agreement in more detail.
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This is an example of the letter that will be sent to organisations who have been successful in this bidding process. Successful bidders will be required to sign to accept their grant offer.
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