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Funding for academies

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Last updated on 20 November 2017
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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What funding will be made available to a school becoming an academy? Academies receive funding equivalent to that of maintained schools. This article sets out the main sources of funding and relays advice on the general annual grant.

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  1. 1 Academies receive equivalent funding to maintained schools
  2. 2 Conversion and opening grants
  3. 3 General annual grant (GAG)
  4. 4 Capital funding
  5. 5 Earmarked annual grant (EAG)
  6. 6 Additional sources of funding

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