Funding to buy school uniform, equipment, sports kit and kit for activities outside of school for your child.
Learners eligible for free school meals can apply for the grant of £125 per learner, and £200 for those learners entering year 7, recognising the increased costs associated with starting secondary school.
Eligible school years are:
- in reception, years 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11
- in a special school, special needs resource base or pupil referral unit and are aged 4, 5, 7, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14 or 15
Funding for looked-after children is available in every school year.
Families are only entitled to claim once per child, per school year.
Funding for the 2021 to 2022 scheme will be open from 15 July 2021.
To apply for this grant please contact your local authority.