Confident communication

Subsidies available for workshops to improve written and spoken communication

Engineering, science and maths

Funding engineering subjects for young people in the North East

Renewable energy

Funding for the installation of renewable energy technologies

Funding for recreational trips

Up to £2,500 for recreational trips that benefit disadvantaged children

Funding local communities

Up to £1,000 for local communities to improve their surroundings

Raising attainment

Large grants for scalable projects that raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils

European partnerships

Funding to promote international mobility and best practice through partnerships

Grants for charities

Small and larger grants for charities and educational establishments

Education in the arts

Small grants to advance the education of young people in the arts.


Up to £15,000 for introducing classics to children at primary and secondary schools

Armed forces integration

Up to £20,000 to remove barriers and integrate armed forces families

Hockey and equipment training

Awards of between £100 and £1,200 to encourage pupils to play hockey

School libraries

Funding for projects that develop school library and information services

Participation in sport

Up to £10,000 is available for projects that encourage sports participation

Promoting heart health

Up to £10,000 for innovative projects that promote heart health