What can the scheme fund?
We will consider funding: –
- Furniture and equipment;
- Outdoor furniture and equipment;
- Specialised equipment for children with additional support needs;
- Car safety seats – where a vehicle is used to deliver a service;
- Non statutory training;
- Other costs deemed appropriate to support delivery of high quality Early Learning and Childcare provision.
We will not fund: –
- General running costs such as wages, admin costs, energy costs, etc
- Snacks and refreshments;
- Projects that have already taken place;
- Fundraising expenses;
- Legal fees;
- Items that only benefit an individual e.g. prizes, personal clothing, strips and personal equipment;
- Loan or endowment payments;
- Projects with no long-term sustainability;
- Statutory training – which settings should have in order to be registered as a provider;
- Other costs deemed inappropriate to Early Learning and Childcare provision.