Category Archives: Funding

Local School Nature Grants Available

The Learning Through Landscapes Trust are offering Local School Nature Grants  which will provide £500 of equipment and a free training session for your school. The grants provide an assortment of nature equipment up to the value of £500 and … Continue reading

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Funding Support for Schools

Funding support is available for schools via the YHA’s Breaks programme Educational Breaks Programme Our Educational Breaks Programmes offers support to educational groups where members of the group are eligible for pupil premium and where children and young people face … Continue reading

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Field Studies Council Kids Fund

FSC Kids Fund provides financial support for groups of disadvantaged young people who would like to visit one of our centres for an FSC experience. FSC Kids Fund aims to: bring environmental understanding to disadvantaged young people by providing financial … Continue reading

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Outward Bound Trust Bursaries Available

Financial support of up to 40% for residential visits As an educational charity, we work hard to make the outdoors accessible to as many young people as possible through our charitable subsidies and bursary scheme. Thanks to the generous support … Continue reading

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The History Bus – Subsidised Coach Travel to English Heritage Sites

English Heritage are providing subsidised coach travel to their sites for school visits until 31 March 2014 in recognition that the cost of transport is a significant barrier for some off-site educational visits. In addition, entry to English Heritage sites … Continue reading

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EU Funding for Teacher Training for Outdoor Learning

The Field Studies Council (FSC) is delivering several teacher training courses in 2014  related to outdoor learning which are eligible for funding support from the European Union (EU): This enables teachers to apply for their fees to be completely paid … Continue reading

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25 Youth Hostels Gain LOtC Quality Badge

YHA’s commitment to providing exemplary learning experiences for children and young people has been nationally recognised by the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC). Twenty-five Youth Hostels in England and Wales have been awarded the prestigious LOtC Quality Badge. … Continue reading

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WW1 Centenary Battlefields Tour Programme – DfE Funded

The Institute of Education and STS School Travel Service are delighted to announce that they have been selected to run the First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Project on behalf of the Department for Education (DfE) and the Department for … Continue reading

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Funding for International School Partnerships, Projects and Training

The British Council is the United Kingdom’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. As part of their work they provide funding for a range of international work between schools and local authorities. Comenius is the name of part … Continue reading

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North Face Explore Fund for Youth Outdoor Participation

Information on outdoor funding opportunity from North Face: The North Face Explore Fund will support organisations that encourage youth outdoor participation, focusing primarily on creating more connections of children to nature, increasing access to both front & backcountry recreation, as … Continue reading

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